Columbia River Maritime Museum


All contacts at the Columbia River Maritime Museum may be reached by calling 503.325.2323. You may also reach the staff via e-mail using the form at the bottom of this page.



Jeffrey Smith, Curator

Eileen Houchin, Assistant Curator


Scott Thiele, Education Director

Christine Fleming, Education Program Coordinator


Sam Johnson, Executive Director

David Pearson, Deputy Director

Heidi Roberts, Controller

Hampton Scudder, Facilities Manager
Group Tours

Please review our group tour information and special rates and schedule your visit at least two weeks in advance. e-mail your request


Julie Flues, Membership and Communications Manager

Kate Casler, Membership Assistant

Museum Store

Blue Anderson, Store Manager and Visitor Services

Ann Bronson, Associate Store Manager

Helen Honl, Associate Manager and Visitor Services

The Columbia River Maritime Museum Store is located at the west end of the Museum building and keeps the same hours as the Museum.


Anna Miller, Administrative Assistant

Spaces within the Columbia River Maritime Museum are available for rental for special events. Reservations are encouraged well in advance to ensure availability. Learn more about our available spaces, rates and use policies or e-mail your request.

Research Library


The Ted M. Natt Research Library at the Columbia River Maritime Museum is open by appointment on Tuesdays between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Please schedule your appointment at least a week in advance. Find out more on how you can use the Library, make a research request, or order reproduction images from the Museum’s photography collection.


Kathy Johnson, Volunteer Coordinator


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