Trust Authority


Mission Statement: The Bartlesville History Museum Trust Authority shall plan, finance, develop, maintain, and operate the Bartlesville Area History Museum.

Description: The objectives of the Bartlesville History Museum Trust Authority include, but are not limited to the following:

Plan, establish, develop, construct, enlarge, remodel, improve, alter, extend, maintain, equip, furnish, acquire, purchase, lease, finance, administer, and operate buildings and other facilities for use by the City of Bartlesville as a History Museum; Hold, maintain, and administer any leasehold rights in and to all properties; Acquire, improve, furnish and administer all physical properties; Finance, operate and maintain such properties; Provide funds for financing, constructing, equipping, operating and maintaining the property.

Meetings: Monthly - The Trust Authority meets the 4th Wednesday of each month at 9:15am at the museum. Special meetings may be called.

Members: Number: 9; includes a representative from City Council
Additional: Secretary and Treasurer serve as ex-officio, non-voting members.
Length of Terms: 3 years; staggered
Other: One of the members shall represent the Delaware Tribe of Indians.

Staff Contact: Daily Operations Manager, Denise Goff  Bartlesville Area History Museum 338-4187


Art Gorman, Chair

Joe Todd

Billie Roane

Charlie Bowerman

Vicki Stewart

Lois Bass

Ted Lockin

Don Doty

Trevor Dorsey
City Council Representative

Hours: Tues-Sat: 10am - 4pm