Heidi Nasstrom Evans, Ph.D

Executive Director

Heidi Nasstrom Evans, Ph.D. is the museum's director. She enjoys creating exhibits and programs that celebrate all the facets of Rehoboth's local community, and strike a balance between folk and scholarly culture. Following a career at the Smithsonian as a professor and administrator at its Masters Program in the History of Decorative Arts and Design, which she helped found in 1996, Nasstrom Evans feels blessed to be working in the city of Rehoboth with its small town charm.

Reach out to Nasstrom Evans if you are interested in making a gift to the museum, or in partnering on events or programs.


Sharon Wagner

Operations Manager

Sharon retired in 2017 from a 35 year career in sales & marketing and moved to the area in 2018. She provides support at the museum in customer service, office logistics , business processes and programming. Contact Sharon if interested in volunteering.


Marge LaFond

Programs Manager

Marge moved with her family to Rehoboth Beach in 1977.  She spent 30 years as Director of the Rehoboth Beach Library, plus she has been involved in two businesses with her husband.  Marge came to the Museum in 2016 once retiring from the Library.

Marge creates and promote programs of interest to members and the general public about the history of our area.


Krystian Jamorzek

Education Specialist

Krystian is a local piano teacher who moved into the area in May of 2022. He is originally from Poland and spent most of his childhood years on Long Island, NY.  Krystian has also been involved with the Clear Space Theatre.

Contact Krytian for information about outreach and educational programming. 


Michele Wilt

Collections Manager

Michele began coming to the area in 2008 and moved full-time in 2018 after a long career in the Defense Department.  It was her love of needlework and textiles that brought her to the museum in 2019. Michele oversees the intake, proper care, and preservation of items in the collection.

The Collections Manager stabilizes documents, photos and objects.