National Advisory Board

National Advisory Board

Members serve as ambassadors for MOR in their respective communities, advance national awareness for the museum, will share their time and expertise derived from professional success with the Board of Trustees and museum staff, contribute to the museum’s financial success, and support capital projects set forth in the Strategic Plan advanced by the Board of Trustees.


Edward W. (Ned) Phares, Chair


Farnum Alston
Paige Bowles
Jon Bowman
Sherry Keller Brown
Penny Hatten
John Heminway
Homer Hickam
Sandra Jacobson
Elizabeth Moore
Gary Oakland
Dorothy “Poo” Penrose
Joanne Pieper
Ingrid Poole Williams
Dave Stensrud
Beatrice R. Taylor, National Advisory Board President Emeritus
Christopher Dobbs, Ex-officio, Museum Executive Director