Erin Durkin has an established interest in the role of governments and their stake in the protection of cultural heritage and antiquities. She graduated from Georgetown University with a degree in art history and government, and trained in the art market with Sotheby’s in London. Her experience in fundraising stems from positions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the London Philharmonic. She has also consulted for the London-based management consultant group AEA, where she specialized in arts and cultural heritage. While she has taken a break to raise her family, Ms. Durkin is pleased to bring her extensive background in arts management to the Antiquities Coalition.