Lynn Baum, MEd

Principal, Turtle Peak Consulting
For over 25 years, Lynn Baum worked at the Museum of Science, Boston, where she oversaw school programs and created a suite of youth programs for urban teens. Baum was also the content developer for multiple natural history exhibits, including Natural Mysteries and Modeling the Mesozoic. Currently, as principal of Turtle Peak Consulting, Baum leads museum evaluation and content development projects. Her clients include the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Museum and the Harvard Museum of Natural History. Additionally, Baum co-teaches courses on museum learning and research and evaluation in Harvard Extension School's museum studies program. Baum is a member of the Board of the Museum Education Roundtable and holds a master's degree in science museum education from Lesley University.


  • MEd Lesley College