Sarah Harrington, Executive Director

The Executive Director leads the Kodiak Historical Society and the Baranov Museum. She implements the vision of the Kodiak Historical Society Board of Directors, manages the operation of the Baranov Museum, and directs the care of the 200-year-old Russian-American Magazin. If you wish to collaborate with the Kodiak Historical Society or have a question about the Baranov Museum, please call (907) 486-5908 or email


Michael Bach, Collections Manager

The Curator of Collections and Exhibits cares for the physical objects in the Kodiak Historical Society collections, manages their conservation, conducts research into Kodiak history and develops the Baranov Museum exhibits. If you have a question about donating an object, collections care, Kodiak history or our exhibits, please call (907) 486-5917 or email


Katelyn Morrison, Assistant Collections Manager/Registrar

Katie assists with collection care focusing on the paper-based and digital items in our collections, including photographs, maps, letters, diaries, unpublished manuscripts, and scanned materials. She also helps the public access the archives through research and digitization.  If you have a question about our archives, wish to donate photographs, documents or other archival material or need help accessing our archives, please call (907) 486-5909 or email

Natalie Trenery, Curator of Education

The Curator of Education manages our educational and public programming, including school tours, our lecture series, monthly arts & crafts workshops, First Friday Art Walk and other events. Please contact Natalie if you would like to schedule a tour, have questions about our educational programming or would like to propose a program, please call (907) 486-5911 or email


Shaira Dungca, Store Manager

Our Business Manager oversees the Baranov Museum Gift Store, staffing needs to welcome guests to our gallery and exhibits, and other museum business functions.  If you would like to offer your products for sale in the store or have a question about our merchandise, please call (907) 486-5912 or email



Barbara Anthony, Outreach Coordinator & Gallery Host

The gallery host at the Baranov Museum welcomes our patrons into the museum galleries and orients them to our community history. Barb will most likely be the first face you see if you are visiting the Baranov Museum.