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Patricia Wilson Aden

Patricia Wilson Aden

VPO at the African American Museum

Vice President of Operations at the African American Museum in Philadelphia, and, from 2006 through 2010 served as the Executive Director of the national Rhythm & Blues Foundation, an independent non-profit service organization with a worldwide reputation for meeting the needs of former rhythm and blues artists. The Rhythm and Blues Foundation produces the popular Annual Pioneer Awards and administers significant medical and financial assistance endowments for musicians. She has also served as Director of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Office of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and as the Executive Director of preservation advocacy organizations in both Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.