Advisory & Partners

EXPLORE OUR PARTNERSHIPS AND HOW TO GET INVOLVED

As a community museum, partnerships are critical to our success. You're invited to get involved.

Advisory & Partners

EXPLORE OUR PARTNERSHIPS AND HOW TO GET INVOLVED

As a community museum, partnerships are critical to our success. You're invited to get involved.

HERE’S HOW WE PARTNER

Tongass Historical Society

The Tongass Historical Society (THS) is a private, non-profit organization whose purpose is to discover, preserve and disseminate knowledge of the history of Ketchikan and Southeast Alaska for present and future generations. We work in partnership with THS to care for their collection housed at the Tongass Historical Museum.

If you want to join or learn more information, please visit:

TONGASSHISTORY.ORG

HERE’S HOW WE PARTNER

Historic Ketchikan

Historic Ketchikan is a private, non-profit organization that promotes economic development through historic preservation and heritage tourism. They are a vital partner in community education.

If you want to join or learn more information, please visit:

HISTORICKETCHIKAN.ORG

INTERESTED IN PARTNERING WITH US?

If you want to partner with Ketchikan Museums on a project, please contact the Museum Director at (907) 225-5600.

Museum Advisory Board

The Museum Advisory Board is appointed by the City Council to assist with planning and advocacy and to serve as liaison with the community.

Interested in joining the Museum Advisory Board?

The Advisory Board meets every other month starting in January on the third Tuesday at 4:30 pm. The public is welcome to attend. Please contact the Administrative Secretary for meeting packets. If you’re interested in applying to serve on the Museum Advisory Board, please contact the City Clerk or the Museum Director for an application.

Museum Advisory Board

Michele Zerbetz Scott
Chair
Peter Stanton
Vice-Chair
Laurie Pool
Secretary
Janalee Gage
City Council Representative
Sven Westergard
Borough Assembly Representative
Teri Hoyt
Collections Committee
Christian Dalton
Chet Hugo
Alexander Kramarczuk
Jeanne Sande
Carolyn Starkey

Totem Heritage Center Advisory Committee

The Totem Heritage Center Advisory Committee provides assistance and input to staff on the policies and development of the Totem Heritage Center. A member of the committee serves as a representative to the Museum Advisory Board.

TOTEM HERITAGE CENTER ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Gloria Burns
Kevin Clevenger
Ken Decker
Tim Flanery
Nathan Jackson
Richard Jackson
Ellis Airline Goose takes off, circa 1955. THS 74.11.13.6