Jeanne A. Ward, RPA (President / Principal Investigator) a cultural resources management consultant with over 40 years of professional experience, is President of Applied Archaeology and History Associates, Inc. (AAHA). Ms. Ward’s academic credentials include a BA in anthropology from the University of Georgia and an MA in anthropology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Her experience encompasses both historic and prehistoric archaeology and historic structure identification and evaluation. Projects have ranged from cultural resource sensitivity studies, through location/identification surveys, evaluations of significance, National Register of Historic Places nominations, and large-scale data recovery excavations. Ms. Ward’s professional qualifications exceed all U. S. Department of the Interior criteria for archaeologists and historians (36 CFR 61). In addition, she is a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA), a national evaluation and certification of professional qualifications. Ms. Ward is the author, co-author, or contributor to over 350 cultural resources management reports and has presented numerous papers at professional conferences.