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

Bob Aguirre, Gift Shop Sales Associate
Teddi Baer, Director of Operations & Ticket Sales
Meg Glaser, Artistic Director
Cleo Hansen, Office Manager
Donna Harriman, Assistant Gift Shop Manager
Ken Harriman, Gift Shop Manager
Brad McMullen, Programs & National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Manager
Marianne Molland, Programs Administrator
Krys Munzing, Web Content Coordinator
Carolyn Trainor, Development Manager
Jaymi Terrell, Accounting Assistant

email us at wfc@westernfolklife.org


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
Jon Griggs, Elko, 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, Treasurer, Elko, NV
H. Russell McMullen, Elko, NV
Chaz Mitchell, Newcastle, UT
John Muraglia, Hye, TX
Kay Kelley Nowell, Alpine, 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.