Faculty and Staff

Florida Public Archaeology Network

Nicole Bucchino

Outreach Coordinator, Northwest Region


Phone: (850) 595-0050 Ext: 103

Email: nbucchino@uwf.edu

Jason Kent

Web Architect


Phone: (850) 595-0050 Ext: 105

Email: jkent@uwf.edu


William B. Lees

Executive Director

Education: M.A. and Ph.D. (Historical Archaeology) Michigan State University; Bsc (Anthropology) University of Tulsa
Area: Historical Archaeology, Public Education and Outreach
Professional Interests: Great Plains and southeastern historical archaeology, battlefield archaeology and memorial landscapes, public archaeology, Antebellum South
Phone: (850) 595-0051

Email: wlees@uwf.edu
Website: http://uwf.edu/wlees/
Online Profiles: Academia.edu

Cheryl Phelps

Office / Contracts Manager

Phone: (850) 595-0050
Email: cphelps@uwf.edu

Della Scott-Ireton

Associate Director

Education: B.A. Anthropology, University of West Florida; M.S. International Relations, Troy University; M.A. Historical Archaeology, University of West Florida, Ph.D. Anthropology, Florida State University
Area: Maritime Archaeology, Public Archaeology
Professional Interests: Public interpretation of maritime cultural resources, training of avocationals in archaeological methods and practices
Phone: (850) 595-0050 ext. 102
Email: dscottireton@uwf.edu

Mike Thomin

Manager, Destination Archaeology

Phone: (850) 595-0050 Ext: 107
Email: mthomin@uwf.edu