Cat Jensen is the Guest Services Specialist at the Center for Colorado Women's History at the Byers-Evans House. Cat has worked in museums in Colorado, California and Maryland since 2012 as an educator, curriculum developer, consultant and researcher. Cat has a Bachelor's of Arts in Anthropology and a Bachelor's of Arts in Women's and Ethnic Studies from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and MA in Cultural Sustainability from Goucher College.
The 2019 winner of the Barbara Sudler Award is Dr. Shirley Ann Wilson Moore, Emerita Professor of History at California State University, Sacramento, for her book Sweet Freedom’s Plains: African Americans on the Overland Trails, 1841–1869. The book is volume 12 of the University of Oklahoma Press’ (UOP) “Race and Culture in the American West Series.” Moore’s book is available for purchase in the museum gift shop at the Center for Colorado Women’s History at the Byers-Evans House or can be ordered online via the University of Oklahoma Presswebsite.