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Our Staff and Board of Directors

Susan Hartzold

Curator of Collections and Exhibits Susan Hartzold Contact Susan

Chelsea Banks

Registrar Chelsea Banks Contact Chelsea

Divah Griffin

Director of Development Divah Griffin Contact Divah

Brandy Maloney

Development Assistant Brandy Maloney Contact Brandy

Candace Summers

Director of Education Candace Summers Contact Candace

Hannah Johnson

Education Program Coordinator Hannah Johnson Contact Hannah

Anthony Bowman

Education Outreach Coordinator Anthony Bowman Contact Anthony

Bill Kemp

Librarian Bill Kemp Contact Bill

George Perkins

Archivist George Perkins Contact George

Rachael Masa

Director of Volunteers and Interns Rachael Masa Contact Rachael

Betty Turchirollo

Assistant Volunteer Coordinator Betty Turchirollo Contact Betty

Jeffery Woodard

Director of Marketing & Community Relations Jeffery Woodard Contact Jeffery

Torii Moré

Curator of Digital Humanities Torii Moré Contact Torii

Joe McDonnell

Visitors Center Manager Joe McDonnell Contact Joe

Kathi Davis

Visitors Center Assistant Kathi Davis Contact Kathi

Greg Koos

Executive Director Emeritus Greg Koos Contact Greg

Board of Directors



Bob Watkins

1st Vice President

Tom Eder

2nd Vice President

Russel Francois


John Killian


Robert Porter

Immediate Past President

Bill Zimmerman


Craig Alexander

Larry Dietz

Rob Fazzini

Sandra Harmon

Susan Laiming

Todd Lowery

John McIntyre

Mike Matejka

John Meek

Pamela Muirhead

Shelli Opsal

Josh Rohrscheib

Ann Sullivan

Carl Teichman

Paul B. Van Ness

Bill Wetzel

Carolyn Perry Yockey

Directors Emeriti

Barbara Allsup

David Ashbrook

Carl Behr

Willie Brown

Nancy Froelich

Edward B. Jelks

James A. Stahly

Carol Struck

Steve Wannemacher

Bob Lenz

Past Presidents

David Ashbrook

Rob Fazzini

Edward B. Jelks

Benjamin J. Rhodes

Don Skaggs

John Meek

Steve Wannemacher

Robert Watkins

Carol Struck

Michael G. Matejka

Craig Alexander

Carolyn Perry Yockey

Bill Zimmerman

Employment Opportunities

Visitors Center Assistant

The Cruisin’ with Lincoln on 66 Visitors Center and Gift Shop, operated by McLean County Museum of History, is currently seeking candidates for the position of Visitors Center Assistant. This position includes both an out-front/greeting the public/tourism aspect and a behind the scenes/administration of a small business role. Applicants should be out-going, presentable, organized, creative, mature and collaborative. While the position is primarily a support role, the schedule and nature of the operation result in a good deal of autonomy and responsibility.

It is a part-time position (currently a Friday and Saturday, 8-5 schedule) and works closely with the Visitor Center Manager. The duties include:

  •  Assisting in all operations, including gift shop sales, training of staff and volunteers, providing tourist information and overseeing all other aspects of the Visitors Center.
  •  Supervising scheduled volunteers
  •  Assisting the VC manager in maintaining inventory and brochure stock including yearly inventory review, ordering and restocking.
  •  Engaging the public; welcoming them, providing an overview of the Visitors Center and Museum exhibits
  •  Help customers locate community attractions, hotels/restaurants, transportation, antiques, etc.
  •  Helping to record visitor feedback.
  •  Perform additional duties as requested by the VC manager and essentially acting as the manager during their shift.

A high school diploma is preferred and some familiarity with retail and Point of Sale systems (especially Square) is required.

Starting pay is $12-$15 depending on experience and skills

Please submit a cover letter and resume with references before December 31 to:

Joseph P. McDonnell – Manager

Cruisin’ with Lincoln on 66 Visitors Center and Gift Shop

200 N. Main Street

Bloomington, IL. 61701