Contacts - Officers and Staff

The Punta Gorda History Center, Inc. 
512 E. Grace St. 
Punta Gorda, Florida 33950

PO Box 512557
Punta Gorda, Florida 33951-2557 
email:  phone: (941) 916-8800  (941) 258-2080

The Punta Gorda History Center, Inc. is a non-profit, public-benefit organization. The Board of Directors of the History Center serves in the public interest as it relates to the constituent parts of the History Center and considers itself accountable to the public as well as the institution. The Board acts as the ultimate governing authority for the History Center and is responsible for the formulation and maintenance of its general policies, standards, conditions, and procedures.

Board of Directors


President: Gene Murtha
Vice President: Kathy Nash
Treasurer: Sankey "Eddie" Webb
Assistant Treasurer: Kathy Nash
Secretary: Ed Wotitzky
Assistant Secretary: Diane Munson


Frank Desquin
Barney Duffy
Stacy Jones 
Dr. Joseph Maggiore 
Robert "Bucky" McQueen
Dianne Munson
Theresa Murtha
Kathy Nash
Donna Peterman
Nancy Prafke
Julie Price 
Lee Swift 
Linda Wilson

Center Operations:

Managing Director:  Theresa Murtha
Assistant Manager and Curator: Marge Hall
Archivist: Mary Henrie
Data Manager: Cathy Williams
Researcher: Lynn McKnight
Social Media Manager: Barbara Hiebner