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Bessemer Historical Society

Preserve the historic records of Colorado's steel working and coal mining communities. The Colorado Fuel and Iron Company (CF&I) touched the lives of tens of thousands of people all over the west. Preserve your past, invest in the future of the next generation. Enterprise Zone tax credits available.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
2
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
30
Retention Rate:
100%

Christina Trujillo, Executive Director
Start Date: 2019

Christina Trujillo is a Pueblo native and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Applied Communication with a Leadership Studies Minor from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. She has a comprehensive background in organizational development, budgeting, administration, human resources, donor development, relationship building, financial management, fundraising and marketing. Christina was honorably served her country in the United States Marine Corps. In her spare time, she loves going on adventures with her husband and daughter.

Victoria Miller, Museum Curator
Start Date: 2006

Victoria Miller is a Pueblo native and holds a B.A. degree in History from (then) University of Southern Colorado, and a M.A. in Museum Science from Texas Tech University. She has held positions working with both museum educational programming and museum collection management.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
12
Term Length:
3 Years
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
10
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
5
Male:
5
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
10
Hispanic or Latino:
1
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

4

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

63%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

Yes

Committees

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Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Development / Funds / Grants/ Gifts
Education
Executive
Facilities
Finance
Governance
Membership
Special Events
Strategic Planning / Strategic Direction

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