On The Record #89: Lonnie Bunch, Director of Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lonnie Bunch, founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, poses for a photograph at the Smithsonian Castle in Washington, Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Bunch has been named as the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian and the first African American to lead the organization. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Lonnie Bunch, Director of Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, has been the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian by the Smithsonian Institution’s Board of Regents. Mr. Bunch joins AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan.