Wood County Historical Society
Board of Directors

Appointed by the Board of Wood County Commissioners (*)

Appointed by the Wood County Park District (+)

Join the Board

Complete a Board Application and submit at any time.

2025 applications are due AUGUST 1, 2024

A board election is held each November. All members in good standing can vote in the election.

At any time, if you would like to be considered for the Board of the Wood County Historical Society, print and submit this application to:

Wood County Museum
attn. Nominating Committee
13660 County Home Rd.
Bowling Green, OH 43402

or e-mail this application to:

To be considered as a Wood County Park District appointee, contact the Park District at 419-353-1897 for more information.

To be considered as a Wood County Board of County Commissioners appointee, click the button below.

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

Gordon Bowman (President)

Michael Ginnetti (Vice-President)

Brenda Ransom (Secretary)

Dave Hollinger (Treasurer)

Auditing Committee

Denny Nemec (Chair)

Denise Niese

George Stossel

Dave Hollinger (Society Treasurer)

Annette Wells (Staff Liaison)

Kelly LaPlante (Bookkeeper)

Nominating Committee

Lois Bowlus (Chair)

Gordon Bowman

Holly Ryder

Mike Ginnetti

Annette Wells (Staff Liaison)

Facilities & Property Committee

Michael Ginnetti (Chair)

Rob Brian

Steve Blausey (County Maintenance)

Chris Smalley (Park District)

Gordon Bowman

Dave Hollinger

Doug Caldwell (County Maintenance)

Bob Willman

Annette Wells (Staff Liaison)

Marissa Muniz Kolhoff (Staff Liaison)

Finance Committee

Dave Hollinger (Chair)

Frank Butwin

Gordon Bowman

Todd Waggoner

Denny Nemec

Matt Oestreich

Dave Hollinger

Annette Wells (Staff Liaison)

Collections Committee

Hal Brown

Millie Broka

Sandy Gill (Chair)

Dana Nemeth

Nick Pavlik

Marnie Pratt

Irma Wolf

Holly Kirkendall (Staff Liaison)

Sub & Ad-Hoc Committees

Development Committee

Dave Hollinger (chair)

Dave Steiner

Sandy Gill

Susan Winters

Annette Wells (staff liaison)

Marissa Muniz Kolhoff (staff liaison)

Membership Committee

Sandy Gill (chair)

Hal Brown

Frank Butwin

Annette Wells (staff liaison)

Event – Living History

Millie Broka (chair)

Hal Brown

Dick Martin

Keith Guion

Wendy Guion

Annette Wells (staff liaison)

Holly Kirkendall (staff liaison)

Marissa Muniz Kolhoff (staff liaison)

Policy Committee

Hal Brown (chair)

Gordon Bowman

Frank Butwin

Denny Nemec

Brenda Ransom

Annette Wells (staff liaison)