October 9, 2023 | by Natalie Vondrak

Kacie Herbek

Kacie’s interest in history sparked during her high school history classes. As a senior, she bounced back and forth between…
September 19, 2023 | by Natalie Vondrak

Gillian Nichols

From a young age, Gillian loved asking “why?” and never tired of hearing the answers she would get from her…
November 2, 2022 | by Natalie Vondrak

Kate Grasse

Growing up in Virginia surrounded by museums helped spark Kate’s love for history. She would regularly visit museums on school…
August 25, 2022 | by Natalie Vondrak

Cherrie Preut

Cherrie’s love of history began at an early age.  Her father was an elementary teacher and would plan summer trips…
July 29, 2022 | by Natalie Vondrak

Kennedy Murphy

Kennedy Murphy is a member of the Apache Tribe of Oklahoma and the Kiowa Tribe and hails from Carnegie, Oklahoma.
June 14, 2022 | by Watkins

Steve Nowak

Steve is enthusiastic about telling stories through artifacts and helping people make a personal connection with history: “I love the…
June 14, 2022 | by Watkins

John Jewell

John taught fifth and sixth grade in the Lawrence public school system for thirty years and served as the photographer…
June 14, 2022 | by Watkins

Will Haynes

Will’s job well suits his love for museums, history, and writing. Will earned an MA and a PhD in history…