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Elisabeth Ward is the Museum’s Executive Director. Most recently she was Director of Pacific Lutheran University's Scandinavian Cultural Center, with a collection of over 3,000 artifacts and numerous original exhibitions. A frequent history lecturer and course instructor, she has provided advisory services to other exhibitions and shows. Elisabeth holds a Ph.D. in Scandinavian Languages and Literature from the University of California, Berkeley, a M.A. in Anthropology, and Accredited Concentration in Museum Studies from George Washington University, and a B.A. in Scandinavian Languages and Literature from University of California, Berkeley.
Crystal Taylor is the Museum’s Assistant to the Executive Director. She has worked as the Membership Coordinator/ Office Manager for the Museum of Monterey, Membership and Visitor Services Associate at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; and External Relations Associate for the Bay Area Discovery Museum. Crystal holds a M.A. in Museum Studies from San Francisco State University and a B.A. in Visual and Public Art from CSU Monterey Bay.
Gena Hunter is the Museum's bookkeeper.
Mark Perry is the Museum's Facility & Rentals Manager, coordinating weekend weddings and special events. In addition, he serves multiple sales executive roles at SunWize Power & Battery and SunWize Technologies, as well as VP and CFO at Lux Image Agency. Mark holds a B.S in History, Art History, and Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara.