Latah County Historical Society
Zachary Wnek, M.A. serves as the Museum Curator for the Latah County Historical Society, a position held since January 2014. The Latah County Historical Society operates the McConnell Mansion, a historic house museum in Moscow, Idaho. Zachary's passion is in finding new ways to share stories through exhibitions, digital projects, tours, and interpretation. Zachary focuses much of his research on the Inland Empire and North-Central Idaho and writes for a local Inland Northwest publication Home & Harvest. Zachary has curated over 18 temporary exhibitions in a variety of different venues across Latah County, Idaho since January 2014.
Zachary serves on the board of the Latah Preservation Commission and is the chair of Professional Development for the Historic House and Sites Network, part of the American Alliance of Museums. Zachary has worked to form a partnership with local schools and the digital platform Google Arts & Culture to expand the reach of the LCHS collections.
Wednesday, May 22
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM