2018 Tulare County Historical Society Officers and Board Members

L-R back row: Director Larry Otter, Director Kathy Allison, Director Patricia Hughes, 2nd Vice President John Bergman, Immediate Past President Mike Chrisman, Director Gene Terry and Director Charles Iacono. Front row: Director Louise Jackson, Director Joanne Ledbetter, Director Dallas Pattee, 1st Vice President Jackie Weiner, Director Cathy Drennen, Treasurer Peggy Bragg, Corresponding Secretary Ann Johnson  Not Present: President Tom Link, Recording Secretary Lynn Travioli, Financial Secretary Twila Cruzen, Director Stan Simpson


The Tulare County Historical Society has been an active advocate for county history since 1944. Adolph Sweet was the first president. Our mission is to promote interest in the history of Tulare County and preserve the heritage of our area for future generations. The society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Officers and Directors 2018/2019

President                                     Tom Link  

1st Vice President                     Jackie Weiner

2nd Vice President                    John Bergman

Rec. Secretary                             Lynn Travioli

Corres. Secretary                        Ann Johnson

Financial Secretary                     Twila Cruzen

Treasurer                                      Peggy Bragg

Immediate Past President        Mike Chrisman


Kathy Allison              Joanne Ledbetter

Cathy Drennen                        Larry Otter

Patricia Hughes                 Dallas Pattee

Charles Iacono                  Stan Simpson

Louise Jackson                      Gene Terry

Past Presidents:

(ex-officio board members)

Ted Batkin     Jill Brown     Delora Buckman

Kevin Caskey     Mike Chrisman     Madeline Frantz

Alan George     Brent Gill     Karen Hill     Don MacMillan     

Betty Nagel     Terry Ommen     Carl Switzer