Hartman Castle Preservation Team

Board, Members, Staff

Meet the Team!


The Hartman Castle  Preservation Team has many talented members who each bring unique talents to the table.  We have depth, experience, and professional expertise including architectural renovation, non-profit management,  fundraising, historical knowledge, and community services.

We are always looking for new members and volunteers.  Please don’t hesitate to join us!

HCP Board Members

Pamela Williams- Board President and acting Treasurer

Retired Business Teacher, Computer Lab Tech and Technology Trainer
Gunnison business owner
Board affiliations:
President, Gunnison Chamber of Commerce
Church council member
Colorado state small gambling license manager and bookkeeper, Frederick High School Booster Club bingo organization
President, Frederick High School Booster Club
Committee Chair, Town of Frederick Art Commission

Ms. Williams and her husband, Tim, have restored homes, barns, and businesses. Three of the five were considered ‘tear-downs’ but are now living a new life. Their most significant project, to date, is a Gunnison a 1950s lodging property that had fallen on hard times. It now has a 4.7 rating on Google. She is a former business teacher and has run numerous successful businesses and small fundraising campaigns. She is well-versed in accounting software and business practices.

The Hartman mansion is a museum on to itself.

Dr. Lois Borland

Professor and History Chair, Western State College in 1950s

This mansion at Dos Rios, built by the Alonzo Hartmans in 1893, is now part of a homesite development. Old-timers only hope that this unique remnant of Gunnison early glory days will not follow the fortunes of the La Veta Hotel and be destroyed.
Betty Wallace

Author, History With The Hide Off, 1962

Polly Oberosler- Board Vice-president

Board affiliations
Chairperson, Cattlemen’s Day Sponsorship Chairperson
Board member, Gunnison Valley Health

Polly is a lifelong community member, growing up on her grandparents’ Almont homestead. She worked for the Crested Butte ski area, was a business owner, was with the US Forest Service for over 20 years as a volunteer and employee, She is a favorite long-time local writer. Polly is someone who knows the community and many of our community members.

Board Member 3 Bio

Board Member 3 Bio

Board Member 3 Bio

HCP Members

HCP Member 1 Officer or Committee Chair designation, Bio

HCP Professional Staff

HCP Pro Staff 1 Position, Bio

Join Us!

Come to our events, attend a meeting, or volunteer!  We look forward to preserving Hartman Castle with you!