Historical Society/WVC History

Historical Society, composed of up to thirteen (13) members, which shall be appointed by the City Manager with the advice and consent of the City Council.

The Historical Society is created as an advisory body to the City Manager and City Council to further the preservation of the City’s history. The Historical Society participates within the West Valley City Cultural Arts Board as directed by the City Manager.

Historical Society Members


  • D'An Wadsworth, Chair
  • Harlan Bangerter
  • Bill Barton
  • Blake Dalton
  • Pat Rushton
  • Nicci Wadsworth
  • Mike Winder
  • Lars Nordfeldt
  • Kent Buckner
  • Ron Watt
  • Kevin Faylas
  • Michael Christensen*
  • Julie DeLong*
*non-voting attendees