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About Devon Akmon
Devon Akmon is the director of the Arab American National Museum (AANM. Under his aegis, the AANM was named an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and achieved accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums, a seal of approval earned by just 6% of America’s cultural institutions. As director, Akmon has established new relationships with individuals and organizations that have resulted in the expansion of the museum’s mission and programming throughout the nation. In 2013, Akmon was named one of Crain’s Detroit Business magazine’s “40 Under 40” business leaders and, in 2016, Akmon was named one of twelve American Express NGen Fellows with the Independent Sector.