The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum.
Jan 13, 2021
Dawn Hammatt, Director
The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum.

Dawn Hammatt is the director of the Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum, and Boyhood Home in Abilene, Kansas. She’s been in her current role since 2016. Prior to her career with NARA, she managed the design and fabrication of a new 22,000-square-foot exhibition at the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.


Working in the museum field her entire career predominantly in New Orleans for local, state, and private organizations, Dawn has overseen disaster recovery efforts following two natural disasters. Her work, chiefly in collections management and administration, has always focused on safety and security of the holdings.