Board of Directors
Born in Burgundy…in Dallas and a member of the Alliance Française for close to 30 years…Pierrette lives in Oak Cliff and works as assistant to Dr. Richard Brettell, The Margaret McDermott Distinguished Chair of Art & Aesthetics at the University of Texas at Dallas.
She is also coordinator for FRAME in North America (French Regional American Museum Exchange), a consortium of 25 regional museums (12 French, 12 American and 1 Canadian, see www.framemuseums.org) whose purpose is to promote regional museums and their collections in both countries. Pierrette has two sons, Pierre and Paul and one daughter, Jeanne.
Béatrice Recoussine moved to Dallas in 2011.
A Master in Psychology from Bordeaux University (France), Beatrice Recoussine started her career as a Human Resources agent in France. Moving to the city of Casablanca (Morocco) in July 2005, she pursued her career of a school teacher and trainer before joining the Consulate General of France in Casablanca where she mainly set up the Job Training Center for people seeking employment, training, and/or business. A mother of three, she arrived in Dallas in the fall with her husband who was relocated to Dallas.