Placed Leaders

Hugh McHarg

Director of the Rakow Research Library

The Corning Museum of Glass

Storbeck Search | Diversified Search Group partnered with the Corning Museum of Glass to conduct a nationwide search that resulted in the appointment of Hugh McHarg as Senior Vice Chancellor for Business and Financial Affairs and Treasurer.

“We are delighted to welcome Hugh McHarg to The Corning Museum of Glass to take a leadership role both as director of the Rakow Research Library and as a member of the Museum’s leadership team,” said Karol Wight, president and executive director of CMoG. “We will benefit greatly from Hugh’s deep expertise in expanding the discoverability and digital presence of archival materials. In addition, his previous collaborations with external partners to integrate library collections into public conversations and academic discourse will serve us well as we continue to inspire people to see glass in a new light through our public service and the numerous archives and special collections held in at the Rakow. I’m thrilled to welcome him on board to work with our talented staff at the library and across the Museum.” 

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