Western History Association

A congenial home for the study and teaching of all aspects of North American Wests, frontiers, homelands, and borderlands

Lawrence, KS   |  www.westernhistory.org

Mission

"The Western History Association strives to be a congenial home for the study and teaching of all aspects of North American Wests, frontiers, homelands and borderlands. Our mission is to cultivate the broadest appreciation of this diverse history."

Ruling year info

1964

Executive Director

Elaine Marie Nelson

Main address

University of Kansas 1445 Jayhawk Blvd

Lawrence, KS 66045 USA

Show more contact info

EIN

54-6044435

NTEE code info

Professional Societies & Associations (B03)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2019, 2019 and 2018.
Register now

Communication

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add a problem overview.

Login and update

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Annual Conference

The Western History Association's annual conference is a four-day event in October, and features over fifty sessions on all aspects of the North American West, numerous receptions, and tours to nearby historic sites. The location changes yearly, with recent conferences held in San Diego, St. Paul, Portland, Newport Beach, and Tucson. Some of the highlights of the conference are the Presidential Luncheon and the WHA Awards Banquet, as well as many other sponsored events for a wide range of perspectives on the North American West.

Population(s) Served
Adults

Where we work

Our Sustainable Development Goals

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn more about Sustainable Development Goals.

Financials

Western History Association
lock

Unlock financial insights by subscribing to our monthly plan.

Subscribe

Unlock nonprofit financial insights that will help you make more informed decisions. Try our monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights?
Learn more about GuideStar Pro.

Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

Western History Association

Board of directors
as of 02/22/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Dr. Montoya Maria

New York University Shanghai

Term: 2020 - 2021

Maria Montoya

NYU-Shanghai

Susan Johnson

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Elaine Nelson

University of Kansas

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 7/14/2021

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? GuideStar partnered on this section with CHANGE Philanthropy and Equity in the Center.

Leadership

No data

Race & ethnicity

No data

Gender identity

No data

 

No data

Sexual orientation

No data

Disability

No data