Friends of Drake Well

Friends of Drake Well, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) community-based organization, ensures that Drake Well Museum and Park continues to grow and succeed in its educational mission.

Members make it possible for Friends of Drake Well, Inc. to support educational programs, maintain favorite exhibits, and create new experiences. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Friends of Drake Well, learn about member benefits.


  • Erin Wanninger, Associate Director,
  • Vickie Ruppersberg, Museum Store Manager
  • Toni Brown, Administrative and Curatorial Assistant
  • Bill Stumpf, Replica Operator (Seasonal)

Board of Directors


  • David DuBois, President
  • Dick Baker, Vice President
  • Stephen Coleman, Treasurer
  • Carole Hall, Secretary


  • Emily Altomare
  • Bob Felton
  • Art Jennings
  • Ann Warner
  • Michael Knecht, Site Administrator (ex officio)