The Coos County Historical Society, founded in 1891 is a private, not-for-profit organization supported entirely by memberships, donations, admission fees, bookstore income, and grants. We are recognized as a 501(c)(3) organization by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service: tax ID # 93-0446513.
You may donate by check or credit card, over the phone or online. Donations to the organization are tax-deductible.
We implement our mission through professional staff under the direction of a dedicated Board of Trustees, with the invaluable assistance of literally hundreds of volunteers.
You can read more about our history here.
Executive Director: Marcia Hart
Collections & Research:
Education Coordinator: Ariel Peasley
Store Manager: Valerie Caskey
Bookkeeper: Terri Knight
Membership & Visitor Services: Becca Hill
Board of Trustees
President: Ryan Hogan
Vice-President: David Laird
Secretary: Anne Guerin
Treasurer: John Bacon
Trustees: Jessica Bacon, Paula Bechtold, Steve Greif, Don Ivy, Courtney Krossman, Bill Mast, Tina Mendizabal, and Sara Stephens