Our Staff

Executive Director
Gregory T. Peerbolte
For information about administration or museum operations call:
815-723-5201 ext. 236
Fax: 815-723-9039
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Development Director
Mike Brick
For information about special events, contributions or estate planning call:
815-723-5201 ext. 222
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Events Manager
Liz McNeil
For information about special events that raise funds for the museum call:
815-723-5201 ext. 221 (please phone for appointment) 
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Collections and Exhibits Manager
Heather Bigeck
To make an appointment to donate an artifact or for information about filming, research, or copyrights call:
815-723-5201 ext. 233
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Museum Store Manager/ Volunteer Coordinator
Jessamyn Moore
For more information about volunteering or booking a tour/ education program, e-mail Jessamyn at
815-723-5201 ext. 226
Fax: 815-723-9039
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Financial Controller
Paula Swanstrom
815-723-5201 ext. 234
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