WPR News
7:27 am
Fri February 1, 2008

New chief sets big goals for Cody museum

Cody, Wyo – The new director of the Buffalo Bill Historical Center hopes to increase the museum's national stature.

Bruce Eldredge began work this week as the center's new chief executive officer and executive director.

Eldredge says his goal is to bring the Buffalo Bill Historical Center up from a ranking of among the top one hundred museums in the country to among the top ten.

In order to accomplish this, Eldredge says he will be working with the staff, the board and the donors to create a unified vision and direction for the institution.