Shari Schmit is the director of development for The History Museum in Great Falls.  She holds a BS in Marketing, as well as a degree in Planned Giving from the College of William & Mary.  A self-taught artist, Shari is also a graphic designer for two major US/Canadian retailers:  Leanin' Tree and Ganz.

A lover of all things "museum-ish,"  Shari and her husband Mike own the Collins Mansion in Great Falls and are in the process of restoring the old house to its former glory.  Once complete, the home will reopen to the public for tours.  An avid life-long collector, Shari will be showcasing art and artifacts in the home pertaining to Montana's history.

The Collins Mansion, 1003 Second Ave NW, Great Falls, MT  59404   406.868.2675