We have changed our name: effective July 1, 2016, we are the
California Trail Heritage Alliance, dba The National California
Historic Trail Center Foundation. Established in 2009, we work to
enhance the values of the Trail Center for our community, visiting
public, and future generations. Won’t you join us as a member?
California Trail Heritage Alliance - Who
The Alliance is headed by a board of directors with voting
directors living in Elko County who have frequent involvement
with the Trail Center and at-large, non-voting directors from
many states, representing a wide range of perspectives, who
have an interest and passion for the California Trail and the
The current board of directors are: Kerry Aguirre; Blaine
Benedict; Bailey Biddlington Benson; Leah Brady; John
Collett; Kate Fay; Walt Goddard; Coralee Griswold (Treasurer);
Helen Hankins (President); Larry Hyslop; Duane Jones; Krys
Munzing (Secretary); Larry Schmidt; Christina Sullivan; Frank
Tortorich; Kerry Tuckett; Jeff Williams (Vice-President).
It is our mission to enhance the California Trail experience for
our community, visiting public, and future generations.