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Contact the National Museum of the Great Lakes’ main office at 419.214.5000.

Executive Director: Christopher Gillcrist – 419-214-5000 x 210

Chief Operating Officer: John McCarty – 419-214-5000 x 203

Archaeological Director: Carrie Sowden – 419-214-5000 x 201

Director of Development: Anna Kolin – 419-214-5000 x 202

Education Manager: Ellen Kennedy – 419-214-5000 x 206

Business Manager: 419-214-5000 x 205

Store Coordinator: Ashley Ankney – 419-214-5000 x 200

Membership Coordinator: Brooke Breckenridge – 419-214-5000 x 204

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Mark Barker – Vice Chairman
Larry Bettcher
Capt. Wayne Bratton
Holly Bristoll
Bill Buckley – Board Chairman
Elaine Canning
James Gerish
Bob Graham
Julian Gravino
James H. Hartung
Dennis G. Johnson
George Jones, III
Paul LaMarre, III
Kyle Latham
Cynthia Rerucha
Jeff Sailer
Jim Sarks
Gary Sartain – Treasurer
Mark Sobczak
A. Bailey Stanbery
Jim Stouffer
Anthony Szambecki
James Tuschman
Mark Wagoner – Secretary
Don Wray
Joe Zerbey, IV