About Us

About Us

Many thanks to all our members for taking the time to renew memberships, and a hearty welcome to our newcomers.

We value your support.

The Exploration Place Museum + Science Centre is owned and operated by the Fraser-Fort George Museum Society, a non-profit society and registered charity. Construction of the Museum was funded by the National Museums Assistance Program of Canada, the City of Prince George, and the Government of British Columbia. The Exploration Place was opened in 2001 with funding from the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George, The Government of Canada, Canfor Corporation, and The Government of British Columbia.

Museum Staff

Chief Executive Officer
Tracy Calogheros

Deputy Director
Amanda Tisseur

Facilities Manager
John Calogheros

Manager - Curatorial Services
Bob Campbell

Finance Officer
Shawnee Newton

Lead Interpreter
Genevieve Huneault

Fund Development Officer
Peggy Watts

Visitor Services Assistant
Kimberly - Monday to Friday

Leandra - Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays

Child Care Coordinator
Sherry Musika

Operations Assistant
Lisa Connor

Assistant Curator
Alisha Rubadeau

Assistant Archivist
Alyssa Tobin

Education Officer
Emma Church

Early Childhood Educators
Amanda Scott
Jalissa Julian
Trina Laramee (on leave)

Childcare Assistant
Robyn Reimer

Fort George Explorers Officer
Chelsey Skeates

Fort George Explorers Childcare Staff
Chelsea (on-call)
Pearl (on-call)

Science Alliance Summer Staff 2014 - TBA

Explorers Urban Garden Interpreters - TBA

Gallery Interpreters

Board of Directors

Tom Dielissen

Kathie Scouten

Sandra Sandy

Maureen Thompson

Prince George Sports Hall of Fame Representative
Shirley Gratton

Lheid'li T'enneh Band Representative
Chief Dominic Frederick, Lheidli T'enneh Band

Barry Williams
Tanya Wood
Dave Mosure
Barry Seymour
Heather Carter
Jack Hooper