Dorit D. Straus


Dorit D. Straus

Dorit D. Straus

International Trade

Dorit D. Straus was appointed by President Barack Obama in December 2016 to the Cultural Property Advisory Committee.

Dorit D. Straus is an Art and Insurance Advisor for Art and Insurance Advisory Services Inc., a position she has held since 2013. Ms. Straus was previously Vice President Worldwide Specialty Fine Art Manager for Chubb & Son, where she held various management positions from 1982 to 2013.

She has been a Visiting Lecturer at the Association for Research into Crimes Against Art since 2009 and was an Art Culture and Entertainment Manager at ACE USA from 1998 to 2000.

Ms. Straus was a Curatorial Researcher at the Jewish Museum from 1981 to 1982, an Assistant Collection Manager at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography at Harvard University from 1978 to 1981, and an Assistant Registrar at the Museum of Contemporary Crafts from 1976 to 1978.

She serves on the Board of Directors of AXA Art Americas Corporation, and the International Foundation for Art Research. Ms. Straus received a B.A. from The City University of New York.