About Us

Advisory Panels

african american ADVISORY group

Ramona Battle
Lisa Beverley
Gloria J. Braxton
Rophenia Crawley, Esq.
Teresa Harris
Michelline Hall
Hylan T. Hubbard, III
Leslie King
Vicky Schaffer
Gayle Jessup White

LANDSCAPE ADVISORY PANEL

Bill Alexander
Landscape and Forest Historian, Emeritus, Biltmore Company
Asheville, NC

Peggy Cornett
Curator of Plants at Monticello, Thomas Jefferson Foundation
Charlottesville, VA

Daniel Druckenbrod
Associate Professor of Geological, Environmental, and Marine Sciences, Rider University
Lawrenceville, NJ

Julie Ernstein
Supervisory Archaeologist and Acting Chief, National Register & National Historic Landmarks Program at the National Park Service
Washington, DC

Jack Gary
Director of Archaeology, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Williamsburg, VA

Barbara Heath
Professor of Anthropology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

Will Rieley
Landscape Architect, Rieley & Associates
Charlottesville, VA

ARCHITECTURAL ADVISORY PANEL

William L. Beiswanger
Former Director of Restoration, Monticello
Charlottesville, VA

Allen Chambers
Architectural Historian
Lynchburg, VA

Edward A. Chappell
Former Director of Architectural Research, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Williamsburg, VA

John C. Larson
Former Vice-President of Restoration, Old Salem Museums
Winston-Salem, NC

Hugh C. Miller
Former Chief Historical Architect, National Park Service
Richmond, VA

Nicholas A. Pappas
Former Chief Historical Architect, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Dania Beach, FL

Robert L. Self
Former Architectural Conservator and Director of Restoration, Monticello
Wingina, VA

Consultants:

John I. Mesick
Consulting Architect, Mesick Cohen Wilson Baker Architects
Albany, NY

Jeff Baker
Consulting Architect, Mesick Cohen Wilson Baker Architects
Albany, NY