We champion collaboration that inspires every child to become an innovative thinker through the joy and wonder of hands-on DISCOVERY.
We believe children’s museums are unique community institutions where:
DISCOVERY Children’s Museum is a nonprofit organization offering a one-of-a-kind experience to families in Southern Nevada and from all over the world. For over 30 years, DISCOVERY has put children’s needs for play, exploration, inspiration, belonging, and unique learning experiences above all else.
The mission of DISCOVERY Children’s Museum is to foster a welcoming, vibrant, and inclusive environment where all are invited to engage in playful and educational experiences that ignite a lifelong love of learning. As a premier educational partner in the community, DISCOVERY champions collaboration that inspires every child to become an innovative thinker through the joy and wonder of hands-on DISCOVERY.
Volunteers are vital members of the DISCOVERY Children’s Museum team. They help with everything from cleaning and stocking our state-of-the-art exhibits to helping host special events. We are always looking for energetic, enthusiastic people to join our team. If you are searching for a unique work environment while also making a difference, consider applying to join one of our volunteer programs today!
Regardless of how much you may be able and willing to give, one thing is for certain: We will make sure every single penny goes toward putting our kids first.
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Chair, Boyd Nelson, Cordia Energy
Vice Chair, Rebecca Miltenberger, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Treasurer, Justin Hartmann, Northern Trust
Secretary, Stacie Truesdell Michaels, Fontainebleau
Shameeda Abdul-Mumin, Scholastic Book Fairs
Taryn Bragg, M.D., Intermountain Healthcare
Kami Dempsey-Goudie, Accretive Consulting
Jhone Ebert, Nevada Department of Education
Allon Englman, Aristocrat Gaming
Megan Farnsworth, Wells Fargo
David Gravatt, Epic Creative Solutions
Jason Gregorec, Caesars Entertainment
Kevin Holyfield, MGM Resorts
Todd Lefkowitz, P3 Healthcare Partners
Ashley Levin, Community Leader
Jeffrey Miracle, Bank of Nevada
Troy Moser, MOSER Architect Studio
Ronn Nicolli Jr., Resorts World
Joyce Schneider, Retired Educator
Suken Shah, Envision Marketing
Dave Thornhill, Mobilitas Insurance
Amy Timperley, Southwest Gas
Jennifer Weissman, Penn National Gaming
Melissa D. Kaiser, CEO
Legal Counsel, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
*Open on Mondays during holidays, winter, and spring break