The Western Folklife Center is governed by a Board of Trustees, along with a National Advisory Council made up of leaders in western cultural life. 

Staff

Kristin Windbigler, Executive Director

Kristin Windbigler, Executive Director

Kristin Windbigler
Executive Director
 

Cleo Hansen, Office Manager

Cleo Hansen, Office Manager

Cleo Hansen
Office Manager

Jaymi Terrell, Accounting Assistant

Jaymi Terrell, Accounting Assistant

Jaymi Terrell
Accounting Assistant

Teddi Baer, Director of Operations & Ticket Sales

Teddi Baer, Director of Operations & Ticket Sales

Teddi Baer
Director of Operations
& Ticket Sales

Brad McMullen, Programs & National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Manager

Brad McMullen, Programs & National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Manager

Brad McMullen
Programs & National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Manager

 

 

 

 

Meg Glaser, Artistic Director

Meg Glaser, Artistic Director

Meg Glaser
Artistic Director
 

Carolyn Trainor, Development Manager

Carolyn Trainor, Development Manager

Carolyn Trainor
Development Manager

Ken Harriman, Gift Shop Manager

Ken Harriman, Gift Shop Manager

Ken Harriman
Gift Shop Manager

Bob Aguirre, Gift Shop Sales Associate

Bob Aguirre, Gift Shop Sales Associate

Bob Aguirre
Gift Shop Sales Associate

Marianne Molland, Programs Administrator

Marianne Molland, Programs Administrator

Marianne Molland
Programs Administrator

Krys Munzing, Web Content Coordinator

Krys Munzing, Web Content Coordinator

Krys Munzing
Web Content Coordinator


Board of Trustees

Jesselie Anderson, Salt Lake City, UT
John Breternitz, Reno, NV
Denise Cashman, Las Vegas, NV
Paul Caudill, Chairman, Scottsdale, AZ
Rob Dondero, Las Vegas, NV
George Gund IV, San Francisco, CA
Scott Hansen, Secretary,
     Salt Lake City, UT

Annie Hatch, Vice Chair, Cheyenne, WY
Rick Horne, Salt Lake City, UT
Cassandra Joseph, Reno, NV
James "Jim" Kelley, Elko, NV
H. Russell McMullen, Elko, NV
John Muraglia, Hye, TX
Leslie Parraguirre, Las Vegas, NV
Vess Quinlan, Florence, CO
David Richmond, Lindrith, NM
Reed Simmons, Reno, NV
Jerry M. Snyder, Reno, NV
Gail Steiger, Prescott, AZ
Patrick Sullivan, Fairfax Station, VA
Tiffany Tiberti, Las Vegas, NV
Preston Wright, Deeth, NV

National Advisory Council

Carole Anderson, Reno, NV
Joe Brown, Las Vegas, NV
Michael Bigham, Mill Valley, CA
Hal Cannon, Virgin, UT
Pete Ellison, Salt Lake City, UT
Michael Fischer, Gardnerville, NV
Marianne Glaser, Elko, NV
Mimi Ellis Hogan, Reno, NV
Teresa Jordan, Virgin, UT
Louise Klarr, Jackson, MI
Chris Machen, Gainesville, FL
William Matthews, Denver, CO
Cyd McMullen, Spring Creek, NV
Samuel P. McMullen, Henderson, NV
Maryanne Mott, Santa Barbara, CA
Michael Martin Murphey, Fort Worth, TX
Nancy Remington, Reno, NV
Sally Sherman, Beverly Hills, CA
Red Steagall, Fort Worth, TX
Stewart Wilson, Lamoille, NV

Banner image by Jessica Brandi Lifland.
Staff photos by Charlie Ekburg, Sweet Light Photography.