News Local Museum Curator is Named the Canadian Museum Association President SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Wednesday, Apr. 12th, 2017 Supplied by Taylor Ablett. The Timmins Museum Curator and Director has been named the Canadian Museum Association President. Karen Bachman has been a part of the CMA since about 1990. Bachman says about four years ago she joined the board of directors, and has worked her way through the ranks. //www.mytimminsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/cma-president-1.mp3 Bachman says the CMA will be holding a meeting in Timmins in September where anyone who likes to talk about museums can join.