LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Historical Society announces new executive position job opening

May 23, 2021
By Marcy Shortuse

To the Editor:

The Boca Grande Historical Society is announcing changes in the organization. The Society has grown significantly in the last several years and now plans to increase its staff.

Kimberly Kyle, who has so ably served the organization for many years, has been appointed to administrative director, in accordance with a recently adopted strategic plan. The board of the Society wishes to acknowledge Kim’s positive legacy and imprint on the Society and looks forward to her continued contributions to the organization.

The Society is commencing a search for an executive director who will lead the Society into the future. The new position requires an experienced leader, with strong strategic planning, fundraising, marketing, programming, financial management, technology, systems, data and leadership skills.

Interested applicants for the new Executive Director position may visit the Society’s website at bocagrandehistoricalsociety.com to see a complete job description and information about submitting an application. For answers to questions about the position, call Laurie Huebner, Human Resources Consultant, at (203) 558-0756

The History Center and Historical Society are busy fielding requests for information and welcoming visitors to their exhibits. To visit the Center, call 964-1600 or email kkyle@leegov.com to arrange an appointment.  

Masks and social distancing guidelines are being observed. If you would like to lend photos, letters or other information to the archives, we are able to scan the materials and return the originals.  

Thanks to the community for supporting the History Center.

Karen Grace

Boca Grande History Center