SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS EXPERTS

One feature that makes our programs uniquely special is our world-class Smithsonian Journeys Experts. Chosen for their charisma, expertise and affability, these men and women are the secret ingredient that turns a fine tour into an unforgettable experience. Other tour companies can take you to the most splendid sites, but in the hands of our experts, your journey will take on new meaning. Our Smithsonian Journeys Experts have dedicated entire careers to pursuing personal and professional passions. Their enthusiasm is contagious; their expert guidance consistently brings depth, excitement and substance to the travelers who join them on our tours — and that is the signature of Smithsonian Journeys. We're proud to introduce you to our stars.

To be considered as a Smithsonian Journeys Expert, submit your resume and cover letter with areas of expertise to smithsonianjourneys@si.edu, attn: Gloria Baxevanis.

SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS EXPERTS

Glenn Kranking

Glenn Kranking is Assistant Professor of History and Scandinavian Studies at Gustavus Adolphus College. He ...

Richard Kurin

Dr. Richard Kurin serves as the Smithsonian Institution’s Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture wit...

Jason LaFountain

Jason LaFountain is an instructor in the Department of Art History, Theory, and Criticism at the School of ...

Ed Laine

For over three decades, Ed Laine has been helping Bowdoin College students learn oceanography, marine geolo...

David Lamb

During a 40-year career with United Press International and the Los Angeles Times, David Lamb gained a repu...

Marta Lamperova

Marta Lamperova has attended the Cannes Film Festival for over a decade and has led several student program...

Barry Lane

Barry Lane is a historian with special expertise in Canadian history and the railroad. He has accompanied S...

Allan Langdale

Allan Langdale is an art and architectural historian, film maker, photographer and travel writer who receiv...

Ingrid Larsen

Ingrid Larsen is a Chinese art historian and specialist in early Chinese painting. She did her doctoral tra...

Stephanie Larson

Stephanie Larson is an associate professor of classics at Bucknell University who received her Ph.D in clas...

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