Authorized by Chapter 7, Article 11 of the W.Va. Code., the Museum Commission board is comprised of ten members that have verifiable experience in historical preservation, museums, tourism, marketing and fundraising, history education, academic research/publication. Municipal and county governments are invited to appoint liaisons to the board. Regular meetings are held monthly on the fourth Thursday. The Berkeley County Museum Commission was created to advise the governing body of Berkeley County on the development of a museum for Eastern West Virginia culture and history and encourage collaboration in the community in the interest of promoting history education and preservation.
Robert Mahaffey – Chair Matt Umstead – Vice Chair Helen Harris – Treasurer Jodi Williams-Price - Secretary Ronnie Good Keith Hammersla Matthew Howard Greg Jones Robert Mahaffey Donald Silvius Richard Trenary H.D. Boyd (County Commission Representative)