Staff and Board of Trustees


Becky Chapin, Archivist

Anne Dealy, Director of Education & Public Information

David Knitter, Facilities Manager

Kerry Lippincott, Executive Director

John Marks, Curator of Collections & Exhibits

Mel Oles, Visitor Services and Programs Manager at Rose Hill Mansion & Johnston House

Rebecca Petropoulos, Office Manager

Charles Bauder, Director Emeritus

General Inquiries –

Geneva History Museum

Rose Hill Mansion

Johnston House

Board of Trustees


Josephine Perry, President

Spike Herzing, Vice President

Melanie Sage, Secretary

Heather Teets, Treasurer

Eric Duchess, Immediate Past President


Eileen Broyles

Judy Campbell

Susie Flick

Robb Flowers

Norma Press

Colleen Purbeck

Joyce Toher

Windsor Wade

Max Whelan

City of Geneva, Mayor’s Liaison –  Vacant
Town Supervisor Designee – Richard Buck