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.
Other board members include: Dennis Wiedeman, Diane Mercer, Marty Martinson, Larry Gibbs, Brian Croft, Jack Preston, Sandy Strey, Harry Gabel, Steve Veissman, Dale Mahnke, Cecil Trenkle, and Bill Vaughan.
Professional Staff Members
Is a graduate of Scottsbluff High School and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has extensive background in education outreach and public relations and has raised money for two local non-profit organizations. He has worked in local government, politics, and most recently at the North Platte NRD. Dave oversees the general operations on the museum.
Sherry just retired from teaching. She is responsible for memorials, memberships, and monetary donations. She coordinates volunteers, room rentals, tour bus groups and education activities. She graduated from Wayne State College. She and her husband, Mark, have lived in Scottsbluff for 22 years and have two children.
Maria is the new curator/ archivist. She obtained her bachelor’s degree at the University of South Florida and majored in anthropology. As our new curator, Maria will be assisting the museum’s director, David Wolf, our board of directors, special committees, and our volunteers with exhibits, archive, events, and social media.