Staff & Board

Executive Director

Robert L. Hart

Bob has been with the Lane County History Museum since 2003. He holds a master’s degree in American History from New Mexico State University and a baccalaureate degree in International Affairs from the United States Air Force Academy. Bob enjoys public speaking on a variety of historical topics, and particularly enjoys impersonating historical characters. He has worked in the museum field for more than 25 years.

Staff Members:

  • Allison Fischer-Olson: Archivist and Research Librarian
  • Adrienne Gaudette: Office Manager, Museum Store Manager
  • Lee Harrison: Reception
  • Stephen O’Brien: Digital Assets Manager
  • Tara Puyat: Collections Manager
  • Jennifer Yeh: Volunteer Coordinator, Membership

Board of Directors:

Bart Aikens, President
Bill Barrett, Vice President
Amanda Yankovich, Treasurer
Trevor Ackerman, Secretary
John Barnum
Casey Barrett
Steve Eccles
Karen Olsen

Advisory Council:

Alice Parman
Yvonne Fasold
Mark Harris
Mel Aikens

Directors Emeritus:

Duane Bischoff
Robert H. Cox
Diane D. Dann
A.J. Giustina
Alice Parman
Dorothy Velasco