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The Museum of Discovery and Science Appoints
Thomas P. Angelo as Chairman of the Board

Fort Lauderdale, December 19, 2003-

At a recent meeting, the Museum of Discovery and Science elected its newest Trustees and Thomas P. Angelo as the new Chairman of the Board. Thomas Angelo is the Managing Partner of the local law firm Angelo, Barry & Banta, P.A. Angelo practices in the arenas of Real Estate, Corporate and Financial Services. Tom Angelo is a graduate of both Georgetown University and the University Of Virginia School Of Law.
The following new members were elected to the Board of Trustees:

Gary Bitner
President of Bitner Goodman.

Rocco Ferrera
President of Capital Group/ Stiles Corporation.

Jane M. Katterhenry
Marketing Vice President of Regent Bank.

Terrence A. Shultz, C.P.A.
Director of Berkowitz, Dick, Pollack & Brant.

Paul Tanner
Senior Vice President of Morgan Stanley.

Representative John P. “Jack” Seiler.
“ The recent elections brought the Museum a uniquely diverse, highly intelligent and capable group of men and women to serve on the Museum’s Board of Trustees,” commented President/ CEO Kim Cavendish. “The Museum of Discovery and Science recognizes the privilege it is to have the aforementioned people as the newest Trustees, and Thomas P. Angelo as the Chairman of the Board.”

The mission of the Museum of Discovery and Science is to provide experiential pathways to lifelong learning in science for children and adults through programs, exhibits and films. Founded in 1976 as The Discovery Center, the nonprofit facility serves approximately 400,000 visitors each year. 
The Museum is open seven days per week, Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m. with extended IMAX hours on Friday and Saturday evenings. General admission prices are $14.00 for adults; $13.00 for seniors and students; $12.00 for children 3 to 12. Children under 3 are free. A General Admission Ticket includes admission to the Museum exhibits and one IMAXÒ film. The Museum of Discovery and Science is located downtown at 401 S.W. Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312. 

For more information about the Museum, visitors should call (954) 467-MODS (6637).   

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