Carla Fisher Elected to The Strong's Board of Trustees

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

November 14, 2016

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365,

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325,

Carla Fisher Elected to
The Strong’s Board of Trustees

The Strong® is pleased to announce that Carla Fisher, director of product innovation, kids and family, at Netflix, has been elected to the museum’s Board of Trustees. Fisher has worked previously at Sesame Workshop and PBS Kids Interactive. She also founded No Crusts Interactive—which provided game design consulting and produced commercial and educational products.

Fisher holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Rochester, a master’s degree from The New School in New York City, and a doctorate in instructional technology from the Teachers College of Columbia University. She lives in Los Gatos, California.

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.