The Riverton Museum has happy to announce the hiring of the new Collections Manager. Zach Larsen comes to the Riverton Museum from the LDS Church History Museum in Salt Lake City. Zach has a B.A. History from Brigham Young University-Idaho and is currently finishing his M.A. History at the Utah State University.
Zach grew up in Fremont County, where he cultivated an interest in Wyoming's history of petroleum, mining and energy production. He is currently researching and writing about Fremont County's Uranium indostry and the towns that it supported.
Zach says, "The Riverton Museum offered me a rare chance to work both in my chosen field, and in my area of expertise! I am very happy to be part of the Fremont County Museum team!"
Zach loves spending time with his wife and their two little boys. He also enjoys photography, relaoding, and shooting, and tinkering with old computers.