Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the management and activities of the Historical Society. The 22 members are a very active in the planning and execution of all the programs throughout the year. All of them devote their time and talent voluntarily. The Trustees are selected by a nominating committee for 3 year terms.


Your suggestions and ideas are welcome on how to best serve the community through the programs and services the society offers.

Board of Trustees

  • John Armstrong
  • Brenda Benzar
  • Dani Frappier
  • Barb Hauck
  • Susan Holzapfel
  • Ed Jacobs
  • Kent Little
  • Doug Manzler
  • Pam Middendorff
  • Michael Muth
  • Dan Peters
  • Janet Reynolds
  • Lois Rust
  • Rita Stolper

President Emeritus

Ginny White


Bill Schmidter

Board of Trustees Officers

  • Rosemary Welsh, President
  • George Glover, Vice-President
  • Chip Hunter, Treasurer
  • Rosemary Ballard, Secretary

In Memory

These Founders and Trustees are remembered for their love of and service to the Society:

  • Tyler Emerson, Founder
  • Andrew C. Hauck, Jr., Co-Founder
  • Russell Ahlbrand
  • R. John Dupree
  • Francis Eustis
  • James M. Ewell
  • Mary Krombholz
  • Charles F. Pope, Jr.
  • Ruth Wigor