Our team

Making it happen

A museum is not a building or a collection of old things. It’s a team of people dedicated to inspiring wonder and discovery. Here’s ours.

Join our team

We don’t currently have any job openings, but we are always looking for people to partner with us as volunteers.

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Karen Baker

Karen Baker

Executive Director

Jeff Carr

Jeff Carr

Sr. Director of External Affairs; Director of Public Relations

Deborah Chessey

Deborah Chessey

Director of Corporate Partnerships

Adrien Davidson

Adrien Davidson

Business Manager

Chloe Doucette

Chloe Doucette

Sr. Director of Programs & Engagement; Director of Education

Kristina Frandson

Kristina Frandson

Curator

Rod Hansen

Rod Hansen

Director of Exhibitions

Naomi Hemmerling

Naomi Hemmerling

Environmental Services

Stevie Lancaster

Stevie Lancaster

Programs Educator

Kim Lee

Kim Lee

Director of Development

Kaitlin Miklos

Kaitlin Miklos

Director of Marketing

Amanda Stevens

Amanda Stevens

Visitor Services Manager

Greg Stoddard

Greg Stoddard

Facilities Manager

Ty Taylor

Ty Taylor

Public Outreach Educator

Camille Thomas

Camille Thomas

Development Assistant

The staff here are exceptionally kind and helpful, providing a lovely warm atmosphere. I’ve been to loads of museums but I really enjoy this one in particular.

Ashley A.

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Board of Trustees

As a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit, MOI is guided by diverse set of professionals who oversee the museum’s strategic direction and financial sustainability.

Officers

 

Joseph Giebel, chair

Chief Engineer, Idaho Environmental Coalition

Michael Walker, vice chair

Dean of Student Affairs, College of Eastern Idaho

Jacqueline Blair, secretary

Assoc. Financial Representative, JR Reseigh / Northwestern Mutual

James Lively, treasurer

Sr. Advisor to COO, Idaho National Laboratory

Trustees

 

Andrew Boczar

VP of Strategic Planning, Grand Teton Distillery

Tanner Gleave

Wealth Management Banker, US Bank

Ryan Kirkham

Certified Public Accountant, Greg Carr Foundation

Sonia Martinez

STEM Diversity and Outreach Coordinator, Idaho State University

Linda Montgomery, past chair

Consultant, College of Eastern Idaho; retired attorney

 

Chris Sheetz

General Manager, Idaho Falls Magazine / Harris Publishing

Theresa Sutter

General Manager, Curtiss-Wright Corp.

Stephanie Walsh

Retired, former Owner/President, Walsh Engineering Services

Margaret Wimborne

Director of Communications & Community Engagement, Idaho Falls School District #91

James Harris, ex officio

Radiologist, Medical Imaging Associates