Mary Romero, Curator/Archivist


Mary became an employee of the museum in 1990. She attended North Seattle Community College and Lewis-Clark State College. She has taken online Museum Studies since 2009 from Northern State Conservation Center of Haines, Alaska. Mary’s daily work at the museum includes greeting and educating the public about our exhibits, maintaining the artifact, archive and photograph collection, which includes acquisitions, donor relations, collections care and management.


Mary is available for researchers who need assistance and is responsible for photo reproduction orders for the museum and/or researchers. Mary is always learning new information every day from our museum collection and those who walk through our doors. Her personal interests include reading, family history, gardening, art, horses and just living out in the country with her family on her 3rd generation homestead.


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Melody Keith, Museum Assistant

Melody has been in customer service for over twenty years. She studied Business Management at Lewis-Clark State College from 2010-2012. 

Melody takes care of the memberships, museum store, daily purchases, website, landscaping, and cleaning of the campus. She especially enjoys adding a special touch of her own flowers to the Heritage House yard. 


Melody loves to spend her free time outside in her flower gardens and greenhouse. She also enjoys doing custom glass and wood projects for people.