Current Committee Members

A number of individuals contribute their talents to review, archive, research and advise on our campus buildings and landmarks. The purpose of this work is to ensure our landmarks are placed in historical context and reflect Minnesota State Mankato's mission, vision and values.


Project Coordinator

Daardi Mixon, University Archivist

Archival Team

Jesse Brown, Graduate Student Intern

Qendresa Isniqi, Graduate Assistant

Adam Smith, Archives Technician

Research Team

Rhonda Dass, Professor of American Indigenous Studies

Chad McCutchen, Assistant Professor of History

Kenneth Reid, Director of African American Affairs

Gwen Westermann, Professor of English

Advisory Team

Christopher Brown, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences

Christopher Corley, Dean of Library and Learning

Joniesha Hayes, Student Representative, Social Work, ‘22H.

Matthew Loayza, Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Michelle Reinhardt, Director of Stewardship and Foundation Relations