…to increase and diffuse the knowledge and appreciation of the history of Mohave County, Arizona, and its early settlers and inhabitants; to maintain a museum in the City of Kingman, Arizona; to collect and preserve objects of historical and scientific interest; to protect historical and prehistoric sites, works of art and scenic places from needless destruction; and to provide facilities for research and publication. (From Articles of Incorporation, October 13, 1960)

Mission Statement:

Through operation of museum and archival facilities, to collect, preserve and protect Mohave County’s cultural and historic heritage, including historic and prehistoric sites, for public enjoyment, education and professional research.

(Adopted January 15, 2004)

Board Members & Staff

  • Robert Ballard
  • Jennifer Chambers
  • Karen Collins
  • Mike Dom
  • Bill Ekstrom
  • Ryan Esplin
  • Sandi Fellows
  • Marilyn Glancy
  • James Laverty
  • Judy Olney
  • Brandon Turner
  • Tommie Upton DMCP
  • Bill Wales, President
  • Cathy Ott, Vice President
  • Sue Snell, Secretary
  • Phyllis Eaton,Treasurer

Shannon Rossiter, Director

Loiuse Benner, Mgr. Route 66

Andrew Campanuolo, Bonelli House

Sam Atkins, Information Technology

Barbara Merritt, Research Librarian

Vicky Markee, Office Manager

Page McDonald

Mary Miner

Cindy Morland, Gift Shop Manager

T. R. Srigley

Leah Stagg, Curator, MA History