Lani O'Donnell

Educational Coordinator

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

Contact Information

Office Address

SEC 6.149


Lani O’Donnell joined Kempner in April 2024 as its educational coordinator. Prior to her current role, she worked for the Case Method Institute where she provided professional development and oversaw the partner management systems. There, she also innovated new ways to monitor and communicate with a network of over 3000 teachers. Lani also has a background in museums and has earned her MA in Museum Studies from Johns Hopkins University and MLIS in Library and Information Science with an archives concentration from Simmons University. She has worked at various museum institutions such as the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, American Museum of Natural History in the Paleontology Department, and Medford Historical Society and Museum. Lani currently lives in Milton, MA but grew up in Kaneohe, HI.