…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)


Shannon Rossiter, Director

Loiuse Benner, Mgr. Route 66

Andrew Campanuolo, Bonelli House

Barbara Merritt, Research Librarian

Vicky Markee, Office Manager

Page McDonald

Mary Miner

Cindy Morland, Gift Shop Manager

T. R. Srigley

Leah Stagg, Curator

Board of Directors

Jennifer Chambers

Karen Collins

Mike Dom

Bill Ekstrom

Ryan Esplin

Sandi Fellows

Marilyn Glancy

James Laverty

Judy Olney

Tom Saluzzo

Brandon Turner

Tommie Upton DMCP

Bill Wales, President

Robert Ballard, Vice President

Sue Snell, Secretary

Phyllis Eaton, Treasurer