As a Collections Manager Chris Coleman is involved with the daily care and maintenance of the department’s collections. During his tenure at the museum he has been directly involved with major museum exhibits such as the Times Mirror Hall of Native American Cultures, Conversations, L.A.: light / motion / dreams, Collapse? and the new Visible Vault: Archaeological Treasures of Ancient Latin America. Currently he is working on the computerization and digitization of the Anthropology Department’s collections. Chris Coleman holds both a B.A. in Anthropology from San Jose State University and a M.A. in Museum Studies from San Francisco State University. He is married and has one son and a large black cat.