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Historic Hernando Preservation Society

About

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is a private non-profit organization whose mission is to support and encourage ongoing interest and research relating to the history of the original Hernando County, Florida, including aspects of Archaeology, Architecture and Culture of current day Hernando, Citrus and Pasco Counties.

We invite you to attend our monthly meetings...

We meet on the 1st Thursday of the month in historic downtown Brooksville at the Brooksville City Hall,  201 Howell Ave. At the northwest corner of Howell Ave (Main St) and Fort Dade Ave. 

Meetings start at 6:30 pm.

Contact us at:

Historic Hernando Preservation Society, Inc.
P.O.Box 1925
Brooksville, Florida  34605

Email us at: hernandopreservation@gmail.com

Webmaster Contact at:  admin@historichernandopreservationsociety.org

Standing Committees

Archaeology:  Jon Yeager, Chair jdyeager94@gmail.com 

  • Archaeological Site Identification & Preservation
  • Cemetery Documentation & Preservation
  • Hope Hill Archaeological Site
  • Chocochatti Research 

Historic Architecture:  , Chair

  • Documentation
  • Walking Tours
  • Home Tours
  • House Plaques

Historical Signage & Plaques: Jon Yeager, Chair jdyeager94@gmail.com 

  • Florida State Markers

Outreach: Vickie Jimmerson, Chair

  • Membership
  • Marketing
  • Education
  • Coordination with other organizations

Special Events: , Chair jetfxrs2@aol.com

  • Heritage Day
  • Founders Week Events

Grant writing: , Chair jetfxrs2@aol.com

Administration: Roger Sherman, Chair

Ex-officio Director: Bill Rosst 

Website Maintenance: Jo-Anne Peck admin@historichernandopreservationsociety.org

Advisors

HDR Environmental

Barry Wharton, Environmental Historian & Cultural Resources Specialist


UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA

Dr. Brent Weisman, Ph.D., Department of Anthropology

Meg Stack, M.A., RPA, Doctoral Student, Applied Anthropology

THE SEMINOLE TRIBE OF FLORIDA

Dr. Paul Backhouse, Ph.D., Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Director & Tribal Historic Preservation Officer

Willie Johns, Tribal Historian

Jeff Moates, Director 
Nigel Rudolph, Outreach

Gary Ellis

Membership Form

HHPS History

Officers & Directors 2018

President

Victoria Jimmerson

Vice-President

Roger Carlton Sherman

Treasurer

Jo-Anne Peck

Secretary

Jon Yeager

Director

David Letasi

Director

Jan Knowles

Director

Debbie Charlow

Director

Sue Russo

Director

Beverly Nuccio

Ex Officio

Bill Rosst