Our professional staff includes specialists in the history, ethnography, prehistory, archaeology, and paleontology of California, the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, American Southwest, and Rocky Mountains. Applied EarthWorks employs individuals proficient in a wide range of related disciplines, including archaeology, architectural history, and historic preservation, and uses specialized consultants as necessary to address unique project needs. This successful combination of in-house expertise and outside specialists allows Applied EarthWorks to customize services as required to respond fully to each client’s scope of work.

 

principal archaeologists

Mary Clark Baloian, Ph.D., RPA 15189 | President / Principal Archaeologist

Clayton G. Lebow, M.A., RPA 10585 | Principal Archaeologist

Barry A. Price, M.A., RPA 15108 | Vice President / Principal Archaeologist

Amy L. Ollendorf, Ph.D., RPA 12588 | Managing Principal / Principal
Archaeologist / Program Manager

Erin Enright Parsick, M.A., RPA 16575 | Managing Principal / Principal Archaeologist / Faunal Analyst

Ann M. Munns, M.A., RPA 15484 | Managing Principal / Principal Archaeologist / Laboratory Director

Diane L. Douglas, Ph.D., RPA 12554 | Principal Scientist / Project Manager

M. Colleen Hamilton, M.A., RPA 10535  | Principal Archaeologist / Program Manager


Professional Staff


Archaeology

Amy L. Ollendorf, Ph.D., RPA 12588 | Managing Principal / Principal
Archaeologist / Program Manager

Erin Enright Parsick, M.A., RPA 16575 | Managing Principal / Principal Archaeologist / Faunal Analyst

Ann M. Munns, M.A., RPA 15484 | Managing Principal / Principal Archaeologist / Laboratory Director

Diane L. Douglas, Ph.D., RPA 12554 | Principal Scientist / Project Manager

M. Colleen Hamilton, M.A., RPA 10535  | Principal Archaeologist / Program Manager

Diana Dyste, M.A., RPA 39362477 | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager

Joyce L. Gerber, M.A., RPA 10836 | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager

Eric Nocerino, Ph.D., RPA 28577311 | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager

Dennis P. McDougall | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager

Ian Scharlotta, Ph.D. | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager

Simone M. Schinsing, M.A., RPA 28577763 | Senior Archaeologist / Project Manager


Kholood M. Abdo, M.A., RPA 989497 | Associate Archaeologist / Laboratory Director

Phil Clarkson, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Joan E. George, B.S. | Associate Archaeologist 

Leeann G. Haslouer, B.A. | Associate Archaeologist / Lithic Analyst

Cari M. Inoway, B.S. | Associate Archaeologist / Graphics Specialist

Allison Jaqua, M.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Kathleen M. Jernigan | Staff Archaeologist / Laboratory Supervisor

Jessica Jones, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist / GIS Technician

Jasmine Kidwell, M.A., RPA 17325 | Associate Archaeologist / Geoarchaeologist

Heather Landazuri, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist / Laboratory Technician

Marc D. Linder, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Charles D. Locke, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist / Lead Laboratory Technician 

Andrew Miller, M.A. | Associate Archaeologist

Evan Mills, M.A. | Associate Archaeologist

Patrick F. Moloney, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Michelle L. Newcomb, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist / Laboratory Supervisor

Robert Newcomb | Staff Archaeologist / Laboratory Technician

Karin Olmedo, M.A., RPA 17221 | Associate Archaeologist

Karen L. Osland, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Randy L. Ottenhoff, Ph.D., RPA 17098 | Associate Archaeologist

Collin R. Price, M.A. | Staff Archaeologist

Vincent Parsick | Staff Archaeologist / Field Director

Arianna Zalud, B.A. | Staff Archaeologist / Laboratory Technician


History

M. Colleen Hamilton, M.A., RPA 10535 | Historical Program Manager

Annie McCausland, M.A. | Associate Architectural Historian

Susan Wood, Ph.D. | Associate Historical Archaeologist / Associate Architectural Historian


paleontology

Amy L. Ollendorf, Ph.D., RPA 12588 | Paleontology Program Manager

Diane L. Douglas, Ph.D., RPA 12554 | Senior Paleontologist / Project Manager

Chris Shi, M.S. | Associate Paleontologist

Erik Pino, B.S. | Staff Paleontologist

Scott Rohlf, B.S. | Staff Paleontologist


Science and compliance

Diane L. Douglas, Ph.D., RPA 12554 | Principal Scientist / Project Manager

Stephen Fosberg, M.A. | Senior Scientist

Richard C. Hanes, Ph.D., RPA 28576538 | Senior Compliance Specialist


GIS/Graphics

Cari M. Inoway, B.A. | Graphics Specialist / Associate Archaeologist

Jessica Jones, B.A. | GIS Technician / Staff Archaeologist


production

Suzie Bircheff | Production Specialist / Office Manager

Susan Rapp, B.S. | Production Manager

Jennifer VanderSmith | Production Specialist / Administrative Assistant