Scott Stulen, 43, is the president and director of the Philbrook Museum of Art. He earned a master’s degree in fine arts in painting and drawing from the University of Minnesota and a bachelor's degree in fine arts in sculpture from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He created and led the first Audience Experience and Performance Curatorial Department in the country at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. He co-curated and developed the Open Field project, reframing the museum as public park, town square and platform for experimentation at the Walker Art Center. His Internet Cat Video Festival has toured hundreds of cities.

Here is Scott's "How I Got Here" journey, where he tells his story in his own words. Interview by Jason Collington