To be the premier children’s museum in the tri-state area.
Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a hands-on museum that provides life-long learning experiences to thousands of children and families each year. We create an environment that stimulates curiosity for discovery, exploration, and further investigation through exhibits and programs that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) principles.
Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is governed by a volunteer board whose members serve without compensation. Members serve three-year terms. Currently, Discovery Station has only two paid full-time staff members. Museum programs and activities are conducted by the executive director and assisted by an enthusiastic and dedicated group of volunteers from throughout the region.
Officers and Board of Directors
Kelly Smith, President
Dana Jenkins, Past Board President
Jordan Wygant, Secretary
Sharon Ahrens, Treasurer
Sarah Black, Scott Bowen, Peter Craig, Kimberly Halsey
Harry Jones, Brittany Leppert, Lauren Brenneman Lopez, Al Martin,
Tressa Nicewarner, Brenda Paul, Aaron Peteranecz,
Nitzalis Rivera, Ryan Smetzer, Brian Yurek
Brittany Wedd, Executive Director
Lark Brenna, Operations Manager
Caitlin O’Shea, Part-Time Visitor Services Attendant
Zachary Brooks, Social Media Intern
Thomas Powell, Mike Barnhart, Abbie Barnhart, Maddux Means, Nico Martell,
Joe Chlebowski, Alice Grumbine, Lydia Sohn, Jordan Weaver, Nakiah Rock
Official Museum Photographer
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Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization, incorporated in the State of Maryland on July 5, 1996. Discovery Station is tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code, as of March 11, 1997. Discovery Station is a charitable organization, registered with the Maryland Office of the Secretary of State, Charitable Organization Division (telephone: 410.974.5534).