WCHS Board & Museum Staff

MUSEUM STAFF

Director

  • Kelli Kling
    museum@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 102

Marketing & Events Coordinator

  • Marissa Muniz
    marketing@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 104

Education Coordinator

  • Michael McMaster
    education@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 103

Curator

  • Holly (Hartlerode) Kirkendall
    curator@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 105

Development Coordinator

  • Melissa Krieger
    development@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 101

Technician

  • Daniel Hergert
    technician@woodcountyhistory.org
    419.352.0967 Ext. 106

Maintenance

  • Nick Wallace
    nwallace@co.wood.oh.us
    419.352.0967 Ext. 110

WOOD COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY BOARD

Gordon Bowman (20-22)

Commissioners Appointee

 

Denise Brennan (20-22)

Park District Appointee

 

Hal Brown (20-22)

Executive Board - Vice-president

 

Frank Butwin (18-20)

Park District Appointee - Treasurer

 

Ken Frisch (18-20)

Commissioners Appointee

 

Biff Geer (19-21)

 

Sandy Gill (20-22)

 

Corinne Gordon (20-22)

Park District Appointee

 

Mary Hinkelman (19-21)

 

Rhonda Hogrefe (18-20)

 

September Killy (18-20)

 

Chris Ostrowski (20-22)

 

Nick Pavlik (18-20)

 

Michele Raine (19-21)

Secretary

 

Michael Sibbersen (19-21)

Commissioners appointee, Executive Committee - President

 

Join the Board

The board of the Wood County Historical Society consists of 15 members; three appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, two appointed by the Wood County Park District, and ten elected by the membership annually. Each member serves one three-year term, not to exceed two consecutive terms. Meetings are held at 6:00 PM on the third Thursday of each month. Board members are also expected to serve on a Society Committee.

An election will be held in November during the Annual Society Brunch.

If you would like to be considered for the Board of the Wood County Historical Society, please contact the museum at 419-352-0967 or museum@woodcountyhistory.org

Society Committees

The Wood County Historical Society has several committees and sub-committees to help with operations, fundraising, and event planning. The committees are open to board members as well as Society members.

STANDING COMMITTEES

Executive Committee

  • Michael Sibbersen (president)
    Hal Brown (vice-president)
    Michele Raine (secretary)
    Frank Butwin (treasurer)

Auditing Committee

  • Denny Nemec (chair)
    Kelly LaPlante (bookkeeper)
    Denise Niese
    Colleen Smith
    George Stossel
    Irma Wolf
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)

Collections Committee

  • Nick Pavlik (chair)
    Millie Broka
    George Stossel
    Jim Philo
    Becky White-Schooner
    Wynn Perry
    Hal Brown
    Holly (Hartlerode) Kirkendall (staff liaison)

Facilities & Property Committee

  • Neil Munger (chair)
    Hal Brown
    Bob Willman
    Chris Ostrowski
    Nick Wallace (County Maintenance)
    Steve Blausey (County Maintenance)
    Rob Brian (Park District)
    Daniel Hergert (staff liaison)
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)

Finance & Development Committee

  • Ken Frisch
    Frank Butwin
    Denny Nemec
    Michael Sibbersen
    Colleen Smith
    George Stossel
    Matt Oestreich
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)

Nominating Committee

  • Rhonda Hogrefe (chair)
    Hal Brown
    George Stossel
    Irma Wolf
    Millie Broka

SUB & AD-HOC COMMITTEES

Development

  • Biff Geer (co-chair)
    Mary Hinkelman (co-chair)
    Rhonda Hogrefe
    Michele Raine
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)

Event - Living History

  • Millie Broka
    Hal Brown
    Frank Butwin
    Thomas Edge
    Keith Guion
    Wendy Guion
    Wynn Perry
    Rae Thomson
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)
    Holly (Hartlerode) Kirkendall (staff liaison)
    Marissa Muniz (staff liaison)

Event - Folklore

  • Kelly Wolbert (chair)
    Jean Geist
    Carole Sarkan
    Sandy Gill
    September Killy
    Monika Hann
    Denise Brennan
    Linda Savage
    Marnie Pratt
    Sara Busler
    Josh Schlagetter
    Whitney Schlagetter
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)
    Marissa Muniz (staff liaison)

Event - Gala Fundraiser

  • September Killy (chair)
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)
    Marissa Muniz (staff liaison)

Policy sub-committee

  • Mike Sibbersen
    Frank Butwin
    Corinne Gordon
    Kelli Kling (staff liaison)