Chad Weinard, Director of Digital Media, was the Manager of New Media at the North Carolina Museum of Art prior to joining BPOC. He led their digital engagement initiatives via the web, mobile, in-gallery technology and social media. He also developed ArtNC, an educational resource website, that won the Best of the Web award in Education from Museums and the Web 2013 and a Media and Technology MUSE award at the American Association of Museums 2012. He has a background in fine arts, design and web development. He studied the history of modern and contemporary art at the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU (ABD) and design and technology at ITP, NYU.