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Erie County Historical Society Board of Trustees, Officers and Mission Statement

Our Officers:

President                     John Hildebrandt
Vice President             Lou Schultz
Secretary                     Chris Wimer
Treasurer                     Monty Kaufman

Our Board Members serve for three years effective on the date of the Annual Meeting:

Terms Expire November 2018:
Mary Ann Groot, Randy Koch, James O. Miller, Chris Wimer

Terms Expire November 2019:
Monty Kaufman, Leslie Korenko, John Lippus, Judy Pflieger, Lou Schultz, Jim Semon

Terms Expire November 2020:
Zack Dolyk, David Biechele, Brent Gardner, Chris Gasteier, John Hildebrandt, Kathy Muehlhauser Moore

Our Mission

The Erie County Historical Society was established in 1955.

Its Mission:
To discover, collect, and preserve whatever relates to the History, Biography and Genealogy of Erie County, Ohio; to obtain members living in Erie County or elsewhere who are interested in these subjects, or who have special interests that could be classified as historical; to hold meetings for the instruction and entertainment of its members; to extend knowledge of the society’s collections by publications or other means.
Trustees: E. G. Parhamus, Theodore Lauber Jr., Mrs. George Doersbach
February 11, 1955

In 2013, the Board of Trustees amended the mission statement:

Our new Mission Statement:
To discover, collect, and preserve whatever relates to the History, Biography and Genealogy of Erie County, Ohio; to obtain members living in Erie County or elsewhere who are interested in these subjects, or who have special interests that could be classified as historical; to hold meetings for the instruction and entertainment of its members and the general public; to extend knowledge of the society’s collections by publications or other means; to enrich the heritage and to preserve tradition within the area to be served; to create interest in items and events of a historical nature; to conduct programs or events designed to illustrate or celebrate events of a historical nature; to act as a conduit to support other area historical organizations.
November 27, 2013