Faculty and Staff

Information about the Florida Public Archaeology Network faculty and staff.

Nicole Grinnan

Public Archaeology Coordinator, Northwest Region

Education: BA History, University of Central Florida; MA Anthropology, University of West Florida
Area: Maritime archaeology and history, public archaeology
Interests: Maritime archaeology and history, public interpretation of maritime cultural resources, and social history

Phone: (850) 595-0050 Ext: 103

Email: ngrinnan@uwf.edu

William Lees

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) 595-0050 x101

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

Education: B.A. History, University of West Florida; M.A. Public History (in progress), University of West Florida
Area: Museum Studies, Public Archaeology, Public History, Heritage Interpretation
Professional Interests: Southeastern Native American History, Maritime History
Phone: (850) 595-0050 Ext: 105
Email: mthomin@uwf.edu
Profiles: Academia.edu