About NMA


The NMA provides support to the state’s 100+ museums by offering learning opportunities through a quarterly newsletter, annual conference and other informational workshops held throughout the year.

Board of Directors

Jennifer Kleven, Neon Museum, Las Vegas

Vice President
Dustin M. Wax, Burlesque Hall of Fame, Las Vegas, Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee

D’ette Mawson, Northeastern Nevada Museum, Elko

Lisa Windom, Las Vegas Springs Preserve, Las Vegas

Laura Benedict, Las Vegas

Melanie Coffee, Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, Chair of the Programs Committee

Mitchell Cohen, Nevada Preservation Foundation, Las Vegas, Chair of the History Community Advisory Committee

Jeff Martin, Tonopah Historic Mining Park, Tonopah, Chair of the Conference Planning Committee

Marilyn Moore, Churchill County Museum and Archives, Fallon, Chair of the Communications Committee

Steven Saylor, Comstock Foundation for History and Culture, Gold Hill, Chair of the Membership Committee

Dan Thielen, Nevada State Railroad Museum, Chair of the Nominations Committee

Samantha Szesciorka, Webmaster

Past Presidents

Past Presidents
Bruno Bowles, Las Vegas Springs Preserve, Las Vegas

Garrett Barmore, The W. M. Keck Earth Science and Mineral Engineering Museum, Reno

Read or download our current bylaws

Nevada Museums Association