Staff & board

Colorado Railroad Museum

Our Mission

The mission of the Colorado Railroad Museum is to preserve and convey the rich history of railroading in the Rocky Mountain region through acquisition, research, exhibition, and education.


Lindsey Ashby
Jim Barton
Al Blount – President
Michael Davis
Larry Dorsey
Bill Henderson
David Hensarling – Vice President/Treasurer
Roy Johnson
Sharon McGee
Alan Olson
Steve Parker
William Robie – Secretary

Advisory Board

John Bush
Cornelius Hauck
Keith Hayes
Phil Johnson
Doug Junda
Ed Lichtenfels – Assistant Treasurer
Richard Luckin
Michael Maglien
Linn Moedinger
Mike Porter
Michael Ramsey
Tom Richardson
Dave Schaaf
James SMith
Mike Spera

Board of Trustees Emeritus

Charles Albi
Dave Bender
Thomas Daniels
Mike Danneman
Martin Frick
Ronald C. Hill
William C. Jones
Dave Ropchan

Team Members

Andrea Bestor, Guest Services Manager & Buyer

Danielle Ghear, Event & Volunteer Manager

Stephanie Gilmore, Curator of Collections

Beth Glandt, Assistant Manager, Guest Services

Paul Hammond, Executive Director

Jeff Hardy, Grounds Manager

Matthew C. Isaacks, Multimedia Coordinator

Chad Knasinski, Communications Manager

Virginia Nava, Guest Services Specialist

Elizabeth Nosek, Curator of Education & Exhibits

Jara Opatz, Guest Services Specialist

Bonnie Prater, Business Manager & Controller

Donald Tallman, Executive Director

Jeff Taylor, Curator of Rolling Stock & Equipment

Dusty Thomson, Roundhouse Foreman

Evan Weber, Education & Community Outreach

Do you want to join or get involved with the Colorado Railroad Museum?


Come Hitch a Ride

15-acre railyard with over 100 locomotives is waiting for you to explore. 


17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO 80403

Office hours

Open Daily
9:00am – 5:00pm

Call us

(800) 365-6263

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