Our Staff

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Paul Zuros

Director, Historic Fort Steuben & the Steubenville and Jefferson County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Email: paul@oldfortsteuben.com


Paul was born and raised in Weirton, West Virginia. He graduated from Weir High School and went on to WVU to pursue a degree in History and minor in Public Relations and Italian Studies. While at WVU, he worked for the National Park Service in Richmond, Virginia at the city's Civil War sites. Paul graduated from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh with a master's degree in Public History with a concentration in Decorative Arts and Museum Studies. Over the years Paul has worked with the John Heinz History Center in their library and archive, the Fort Pitt Museum, and the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh. Before returning to the Ohio Valley to take the reins as Executive Director of Historic Fort Steuben, Paul was operations manager with the West Virginia Humanities Council and served as the Executive Director of the Historic Craik Patton House, a historic house museum in Charleston WV. For two years, he has been writing a bi-weekly local history column in the Weirton Daily Times and the Steubenville Herald-Star entitled, “History in the Hills.” Paul currently resides in Weirton with his wife Abigail, and four beautiful children.

Mary Snyder

Assistant to the Director

Email: mary@visitsteubenville.com

Judy Bratten

Assistant Director, Historic Fort Steuben

Email: judy@oldfortsteuben.com