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Board of Governors

Executive Committee

Mr. Scott Meyer, President (Saint Louis, Missouri)
Dr. Gerhard H. Bode Jr., Secretary (Glencoe, Missouri)
Mrs. Phyllis Duesenberg, Treasurer (Saint Louis, Missouri)

Board Members

Dr. Frederic W. Baue (Saint Louis, Missouri)
Dr. Carl Egger (Muscatine, Iowa)
Mr. Henry Gensky (Jefferson City, Missouri)
Dr. Raymond Hartwig (Saint Louis, Missouri)
Dr. Cameron MacKenzie (Fort Wayne, Indiana)
Dr. Christopher M. Phillips (Seward, Nebraska)


Administrative Staff

Rev. Dr. Daniel N. Harmelink, Executive Director (314) 505-7911
Rev. Marvin A. Huggins, Associate Director for Archives & Library - (314) 505-7921
Patrice Russo, Executive Assistant/Museum Manager - (314) 505-7945
Marie Roth, Administrative Assistant/Membership Manager - (314) 505-7900
Debbie Lower, Business Manager - (314) 505-7940

Archives & Library

Rev. Marvin A. Huggins, Associate Director for Archives & Library - (314) 505-7921
Anna Horton, Library Cataloger
Rev. Todd Zittlow, Assistant Archivist

Reference & Research

Laura Marrs, Reference Manager (314) 505-7935
Mark J. Bliese, Reference Assistant


Patrice Russo, Museum Manager
Rebecca Wells,
Museum Registrar


Rev. Dr. John C. Wohlrabe, Editor, CHI Quarterly


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