Meet the Board:
enjoyed living in Ballard since 1994. A UW graduate, she
her true calling as a Remax Real Estate agent in 2003. She
restored two brick homes in Ballard, one from 1940 and another from
1927. She also is active with the Jr. League of Seattle, the
Washington Talking Book and Braille Library and the Salmon Bay
Eagle’s Club. Contact
Renee Martin, Vice President
Renee is enamored by the charms of the old world and believes that Ballard is chock full of it. A PNW native with Scandinavian heritage, she doubled-down on Ballard in 2005 when she bought and started the process of preserving two homes in the Bow Addition, one built in 1911 and the other in 1915. Renee studied the history of art and has worked with photography archives. Today, she is a management consultant who helps businesses and non-profits align and scale their organizations. Contact
Lesli Billings, Secretary
about 76 years too late, Lesli Billings has resided in Ballard since
1993. She loves all that is old and is resistant to modern conveniences
and technology. She's passionate about "the way things were." Contact
been a resident of Ballard since 1998 when she and her family moved
into a 1913 Craftsman. Her professional experience includes bookkeeping
and accounting for various non-profit community
Cooper, Trustee #1
Hafterson, Trustee #2
Collins, Trustee #3
We receive new acquisitions regularly. If you have something
that you think is part of Ballard's history and would like to
donate it, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Active members are the backbone of our
organization. Help us make our organization grow!
Publicity and BallardHistory Wordpress Blog
We have publicity needs for every event and community project. Your skills could contribute to posters, postcards, and the BallardHistory Wordpress blog.
Classic Home Tour
2010 Classic Homes Tour was a tremendous success, with nearly 600
tickets sold! Our next tour is Sunday, June 23. House tours
require a lot of preparation. If you’d like to help us
the tour, be a docent, or have your home featured, contact us.
Web site and Blog
We would love your contributions to our Web and blog. Do you have writing, editing, graphic design or Web design
experience? Get in touch with us.
How to Join:
a member of the Ballard Historical Society. It’s fast and
easy. Just click here to learn
Our blog contains information on volunteering and membership. http://ballardhistory.wordpress.com Contact Mary Schile
(president) at the address and
phone number below, or get in touch with one of our committees listed
Seattle, WA 98127