Bob Beatty

Bob Beatty is Chief of Engagement for the American Association for State & Local History and founder and CEO of The Lyndhurst Group. Prior to his appointment, Bob served as Interim President & CEO, Chief Operating Officer, and Vice President for Programs, leading AASLH’s professional development programs and publications as editor of History News and the AASLH Editorial Board. From 1999-2007 he directed the Education Department at the Orange County (FL) Regional History Center. He holds a BA in Liberal Studies and an MA in History from the University of Central Florida and has advanced to PhD candidacy in Public History at Middle Tennessee State University. He is author of Florida’s Highwaymen: Legendary Landscapes (2006), co-editor of Zen and the Art of Local History (2014), and author of the forthcoming book: The AASLH Guide to Making Public History in the 21st Century (2017)


The Lyndhurst Group/AASLH


Archive, Museum, Humanities, Other NGO or Non-Profit, Academic


United States