Board & Staff

Board of Trustees

Cindy Hardgrave, President

Megan Blackwelder

Chris Goetze

Thom Moreau

Jeanette Kopell

Darrell Thomas


Ex-Officio Trustees

Lianna Etchberger, Ph.D., Associate Vice President, USU Moab

Tawny Knuteson-Boyd, Moab City Council Member

Jacques Hadler, Grand County Council Member

Robin Willsheidt, J.D. Candidate



Forrest Rodgers, Executive Director

Tara Beresh, Curatorial & Collections Manager

Mary Langworthy, Public Programs Manager

Diego Velasquez, Marketing and Membership Officer

Stephan Zacharias, History Programs Interpreter

Becky Thomas, Visitor Services

Doug Tree, Visitor Services

Linn DeNesti, Communications

Christy Williams-Dunton, Multimedia Producer & Museum Contributor

Karla Hancock, Collections Assistant