Our Crew


Brent Beall

Executive Director

Drew Allison

Finance and HR Director

Greg Christenson

Technical Director

LaNeisha Anderson

Museum Store Manager

Natalie Owen

Visitor Services Manager

Katie Faggard

Special Events Manager

Amy Raley

Education Manager

Pamela Martin

Museum Educator

Facilities/ Exhibits Technician

Gwen Smith


Maggie Willliamson

Visitor Services Associate

Cassandra Crenshaw

Visitor Services Associate


"Fending off" means avoiding a person or situation. Sailors "fend off" another vessel by pushing it away with oars or other gear. A "fender" (also part of an automobile) is often employed to keep two boats from chafing each other.