UA Monticello Station Assistant
Charlene Rode came all the way from New York State to join the Survey as the Research Assistant for the UAM Research Station. She obtained her B.A. in Archaeological Studies and minors in Anthropology and Geology from the State University of New York College at Potsdam in 2013. She has experience working for historic presidential house museums such as Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, and James Monroe’s Highland as an Archeological Field Assistant. She is interested in plantation archeology and enjoys public outreach.
HSU Arkadelphia Station Assistant
Chelsea Cinotto (M.A., University of Reading) joined our staff in February as the Henderson State University Research Station assistant in Arkadelphia. Chelsea earned a B.A. in anthropology from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in archaeology from University of Reading (England). She has experience working for the Oklahoma Archeological Survey, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History. Chelsea will be stepping in to work with students and volunteers during HSU Station's weekly lab days, and will be assisting in on-going research at the station.