Kelly Lao has her Masters of Museum Studies from Western Illinois University and her Bachelors of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Iowa.Email
Kyle has his Masters of Historical Administration from Eastern Illinois University and his Bachelors in History & Classics from Monmouth College.Email
Samantha Turner has her Masters of Museum Studies from Western Illinois University and her Bachelors in History and Anthropology from Augustana College.Email
Membership & Gifts Coordinator
563.322.8844 ex. 102
Joan is a nearly full-time volunteer in charge of our gift shop as well as memberships, donor recognition, and giving campaigns.Email
Gloria is a trained archivist who specializes in textiles. She has been with the Center for over a decade and has organized and accessioned our entire collection.
Dick has been the registrar for many years, making sure our memberships are renewed and sending out our Infoblatt newsletter. He is also a founding member of the Center.
Board of Directors
Jerry Nieman — President
Timothy W. Koehler — Vice President
Dean Kraus — Treasurer
Julia Evans — Secretary