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Wildling Museum adds two new board members

The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature announced the addition of two new board members, Jim Balsitis and George Rose. 

Balsitis, who currently serves as the director of facilities at Old Mission Santa Barbara, is a Wildling Museum member who donated time and services as the lead contractor on the museum building project, including a new art-hanging system as well as maple paneling in the gallery. Rose is a professional photographer who spent two decades working as a staff photographer for the Los Angeles Times. He has been published in Rolling Stone, Time, Newsweek, and USA Today. He also served as a photographer for the National Football League and is a contributor to Getty Images.

For more information on the Wildling Museum's board of directors, visit

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