Reena Mehta Elected to The Strong's Board of Trustees

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 585-263-2700

March 7, 2017

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Reena Mehta Elected to
The Strong’s Board of Trustees

The Strong is pleased to announce that Reena Mehta, Nickelodeon vice president of digital and multiplatform programming at Viacom Media Networks, has been elected to the museum’s Board of Trustees. Prior to joining Viacom and Nickelodeon, Mehta served in various capacities with Bedrocket Media Ventures, Perfect Sense Digital, Oxygen Television Media, and W Magazine.

Mehta holds a bachelor’s degree from Vassar College. A native of Rochester, she now lives with her husband and children in Brooklyn, New York.

About The Strong

The Strong is a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play. It is one of the largest history museums in the United States and one of the leading museums serving families. The Strong houses the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of historical materials related to play and is home to the International Center for the History of Electronic Games, the National Toy Hall of Fame, the World Video Game Hall of Fame, the Brian Sutton-Smith Library and Archives of Play, the Woodbury School, and the American Journal of Play. Together, these enable a multifaceted array of research, exhibition, and other interpretive and educational activities that serve a diverse audience of adults, families, children, students, teachers, scholars, collectors, and others around the globe.