Clarke Museum Staff
Executive Board Members
Pat Bitton moved from the UK to the US in 1995, and to Humboldt in 2004. Her background is in software marketing, which shifted over time to writing and editing. She retired from the Information Technology Services department of Humboldt State University in 2019 and now spends her time gardening, cooking, and working with local nonprofits to help them communicate their benefits to the community as effectively as possible.
Chuck is a Eureka native, having graduated from Eureka High School and Humboldt State University. He is currently the Pathology/Phlebotomy Manager for St. Joseph Hospital. Additionally, he serves as the Historic Preservation Commission Vice-Chairman for the City of Eureka, the Clarke Historical Museum treasurer, Eureka Theater vice-president, the Eureka Heritage Society vice-president and serves on the board of the Humboldt County Historical Society. Chuck and his wife Wendy share a love of local history, especially architectural history and have restored three historic structures in Eureka.