The Historical Commission is governed by a nine-member board appointed by the Mayor. Members serve a five year term. Members must reside in the City of Westland. The Commission collects, maintains, and preserves any materials and documents relating the history of Westland and Nankin Township. Visit the Commission's website or visit us on Facebook for more information.
The Commission also operates the Helen C. Brown Historical Museum (see map). Members must be able to work at least one Saturday per month to provide bus tours, help with research, and other necessary work at the museum, including but not limited to:
Organizing and digitizing archives
Ryan Eberhart, Chair Term expires: December 20, 2022
Dennis Bozyk Term expires: March 7, 2027
Jonathan Hays Term expires: October 11, 2022
Brenda Ozog Term expires: July 28, 2025
Vacant Term expires:
Sharon Sullivan Term expires: April 25, 2027
Brett Mahaffey Term expires: November 15, 2023
Julie Slabaugh Term expires: November 15, 2023
Kimberly Carrick Term expires: June 6, 2024
Facility Maintenance / Handy Man Background
Archiving / Library Background
The information provided in the charts below and under each individual Board or Commission was self reported and the City does not warrant the accuracy of the information.