Nancy Schumm, Interim President


It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Harold Chisamore president of the Ela Historical Society and Museum on Sunday, September 27,2015.  Harold will be greatly missed by all who knew and worked with him.



Julie Vollbrecht, Vice President













Dick Price, Treasurer

Dick has been interested in history since high School and has a strong farm background. He grew up in Lake Zurich during the 1940’s and 50’s when everyone knew each other. He joined the Ela Historical Society in 2003 and has been a very  active historian.







Amanda Dickson - Secretary

Mark Hay - Director of Technology