Meet the Team
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Mitch Figert, Executive Director
Mitch Figert has served as the Executive Director of the museum since 2013. He has brought a renewed energy to the museum’s exhibits and programs with a focus on education and family engagement. Mitch took the charge in the design and implementation of the Parkview Wabash Education Center and has worked to define the strategic vision for the museum moving forward. Mitch is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University where he studied Business Management, Human Resources, and Non Profit Leadership. Nearly his entire working career has been in the non-profit sector where he has gained experience as a volunteer, board member, and leader. Mitch is a native of Wabash County and he, his wife, and their three children are proud to call Wabash home. He is involved in a variety of community organizations including the Wabash City Council, Wabash Marketplace, Inc., and the Historic Preservation Commission for the City of Wabash.