Laraine Lind, director of Rhodes Hall, is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 2004. As director of Rhodes Hall, she oversees the Romanesque Revival mansion that functions as both a house museum and the headquarters for The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. Rhodes Hall is also a popular rental facility for corporate and social events.
She received her bachelor’s degree in art history at the University of Florida in 2000, and is currently completing her master’s degree in museums studies from UF. Mrs. Lind has been active in the art community, working at the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art in Gainesville, Florida and interning at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art. She has held positions at various museum and art institutions as a volunteer coordinator, a curator, museum registration assistant and development assistant. She lives in the “upper Westside” of Atlanta with her husband Chris, son August, and long-haired German Shepherd Dog Brady.