Board members are elected to three-year terms. Board elections are held at the annual member meeting in March. Officers serve one-year terms. Officers are elected at the first regular board meeting following the annual member meeting.
Executive Vice President
Assistant Vice President
Other board members include: Dennis Wiedeman, Jim Duncan, Lorin King, Barb Netherland, Marty Martinson, Rick Myers, Kevin Sandberg, Jim Schild, George Schlothauer, Sandy Strey, and Libby Stobel.
Professional Staff Members
Sandra Reddish: Public Historian with previous museum experience in collections management, exhibits, tours, and research at Steamboat Arabia, Kansas City, MO, Fort Riley Museums, KS, Riley County Historical Society, KS. Independent historical consultant working with personal histories, county museums, oral histories, and rural communities. Multiple publications in Kansas History: Journal of the Plains and Louisiana History, and contributions in Broughton, Kansas: Portrait of a Lost Town, 1869-1966, Wichita’s Legacy of Flight, and Land of Big Rivers: French and Indian Illinois, 1699-1778.
Amanda Gibbs: Recent graduate of Chadron State College, with a major in History and a minor in Museum Studies. Interned for the Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center and the CSC History Department, worked summers at Chimney Rock National Historic Site.