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Staff of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History

 

Randall Reid-Smith
Commissioner

Caryn Gresham
Deputy Commissioner

Bethany K. Cline Bethany.K.Cline@wv.gov
Executive Assistant to the Commissioner

(All phone numbers are area code 304)

Administration: 304-558-0220

Director:
Human Resources Coordinator
Sue Chapman
Melinda Pauley
Sue.G.Chapman
Melinda.D.Pauley@wv.gov
Section Support
Receptionist:
Receptionist:

Conni McMorris
John Kesler

Conni.L.McMorris@wv.gov
John.P.Kesler@wv.gov
Grants Coordinator: Vacant

Vacant

Financial Services/Payroll
Accountant/Auditor II:
Accounting Technician:
Fairs & Festivals Grants Manager :
Procurement Officer:
Payroll and Benefit Coordinator:


Deidra Silva
Christina Burns
Sheila Allen
Brian Wilkinson      
Elaine Britt


Deidra.D.Silva@wv.gov
Christina.M.Burns@wv.gov
Sheila.D.Allen@wv.gov
Brian.R.Wilkinson@wv.gov
Elaine.M.Britt@wv.gov

Security
Chief:
Security Officers:

David Riebe
Todd Taylor
Martin Dean           
Bradley Hess

David.B.Riebe@wv.gov
Todd.A.Taylor@wv.gov
Martin.W.Dean@wv.gov
Bradley.D.Hess@wv.gov
Events
Events/Festival Manager:
Cultural Program Specialist/Room Booking Coordinator:
Stage Manager:
Cultural Program Associate Technicians:


Pat Cowdery
John Morrison 
Todd Chapman
Ryan Fletcher          
Jack Bostic


Pat.M.Cowdery@wv.gov
John.D.Morrison@wv.gov
Todd.L.Chapman@wv.gov
Ryan.M.Fletcher@wv.gov
Jack.L.Bostic@wv.gov

Facility Operations
Systems Facility Manager:

Mark Lynch

Mark.W.Lynch@wv.gov
Technical Services
Manager:
Technicians:

David Husband
Roy Dolin
Vacant

David.A.Husband@wv.gov
Roy.O.Dolin@wv.gov
Vacant
Building Maintenance
Building Maintenance Supervisor:
Maintenance workers:

Vacant
Clarence Craigo
Vacant

Vacant
Clarence.R.Craigo@wv.gov
Vacant
Custodian Services
Supervisor:
Custodians:


Gary Adkins
Gary Scott
Billy Smith
Margaret Bruer
James Karlen
Kennedy Banks

Gary.W.Adkins@wv.gov
Gary.L.Scott@wv.gov
William.E.Smith@wv.gov
Margaret.C.Bruer@wv.gov
James.E.Karlen@wv.gov
Kennedy.D.Banks@wv.gov

 

 

Archives and History: 304-558-0230

Director:
Assistant Director/Records Archivist:
Joe Geiger
Debra Basham
Joe.N.Geiger@wv.gov
Debra.A.Basham@wv.gov
Secretary: Linda S. Holbrook Linda.S.Holbrook@wv.gov
Archives
Historian/Archivist:
Audiovisual Archivist:
Archival Photographer:
Education Coordinator:
Project Specialist:

Mary Johnson
Richard Fauss
Ed Hicks
Matt McGrew
Constance Baston

Mary.E.Johnson2@wv.gov
Richard.E.Fauss@wv.gov
Ed.M.Hicks@wv.gov
Matt.Mcgrew@wv.gov
Constance.D.Baston@wv.gov
Library
Manager:
Historian:
Historian
Research Specialist:
Research Specialist:
Research Specialist:
State Documents Specialist:
Librarian:

Vacant
Randy Marcum
Terry Lowry
Jaime Simmons
Harold Newman
Elaine Gates
Vacant
Susan Scouras

Vacant
Randolph.Marcum@wv.gov
Terry.D.Lowry@wv.gov
Jaime.S.Simmons@wv.gov
Harold.L.Newman@wv.gov
Elaine.H.Gates@wv.gov
Vacant
Susan.C.Scouras@wv.gov
County Records
Archivist
Specialist
Specialist


Denise Ferguson
Kyle Campbell
Jillian Barto


Denise.L.Ferguson@wv.gov
Kyle.M.Campbell@wv.gov
Jillian.D.Barto@wv.gov

 

State Museum 304-558-0220

Director:
Museum Operations Manager:
Charles Morris, III
Holli Vanater
Charles.W.Morris@wv.gov
Holli.M.Vanater@wv.gov
Collections Coordinator:
Collections Curator:
Education Manager:
Collections Technician:
Tour Supervisor:
Exhibits Coordinator:
Touring Exhibits:
Tour Guide:
Tour Guide:
Tour Guide:
Museum Scheduler:
Systems Specialist:
Guest Services (Team Leader):
Guest Services:
Guest Services:
Guest Services:
Guest Services:
Melissa May
James Mitchell
Nancy Herholdt
Mary McFarland
Dan Summers
Cailin Howe
Darren Husband
Necole Borders
Gracie Welch
Mary Ann Long
Chris Reed
Pat Arnold
Steven Holsclaw
Andrea Nelson
Breana Caltrider
Adam Jones
Tim Walton
Melissa.J.May@wv.gov
Jim.R.Mitchell@wv.gov
Nancy.P.Herholdt@wv.gov
Mary.L.McFarland2@wv.gov
Dan.L.Summers@wv.gov
Cailin.A.Howe@wv.gov
Darren.H.Husband@wv.gov
Necole.R.Borders@wv.gov
Grace.R.Welch@wv.gov
MaryAnn.Long@wv.gov
Chris.J.Reed@wv.gov
Pat.W.Arnold@wv.gov
Steven.A.Holsclaw@wv.gov
Andrea.E.Nelson@wv.gov
Breana.E.Caltrider@wv.gov
Adam.C.Jones@wv.gov
Tim.A.Walton@wv.gov
West Virginia Independence Hall 304-238-1300  
Site Manager:
Building Maintenance:
Security and Information:
Travis Henline
Bruce Cooey
Lois Nickerson
Travis.L.Henline@wv.gov

Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex 304-843-4128   
Site Manager:
Cultural Program Coordinator:
Accounting:
Security and Information:
Building Maintenance:
Lead Curator:
Curator:
Jeremy Kohus
Andrea Keller
Vickie Tate
Vacant
Vacant
Heather N. Cline
Amanda L. Brooks
Jeremy.A.Kohus@wv.gov
Andrea.K.Keller@wv.gov
Vickie.L.Tate@wv.gov
Vacant
Vacant
Heather.N.Cline@wv.gov
Amanda.L.Brooks@wv.gov
Museum in the Park 304-792-7229  
Site Coordinator:
Tour Guide:
Tour Guide:

Building Maintenance:
Deborah Durham
Libby Brooks
Vacant

Lonnie Farley
Deborah.L.Durham@wv.gov
Elizabeth.A.brooks@wv.gov
Vacant

Lonnie.D.Farley@wv.gov
Camp Washington-Carver 304-438-3005  
Site Manager:
Building Maintenance:
Building Laborer:
Receptionist:
James Hess
Gene Goins
Floyd Ramsey
Lisa Cochran
James.D.Hess@wv.gov


Lisa.D.Cochran@wv.gov
Museums and Historic Sites staff contact info

 

Arts 304-558-0240

Director:
Grants Coordinator:
Community Arts Coordinator:
Cultural Facilities Grant Coordinator ADA and Section 504 Coordinator:
Individual Artist Coordinator:
Arts in Education Coordinator:
Administrative Secretary :
Renée Margocee
Barbara Smoot
Debbie Rainey Haught
Vacant
PJ Dickerscheid
Jim Wolfe
Robin L. Jones
Renee.Margocee@wv.gov
Barbie.J.Smoot@wv.gov
Debbie.R.Haught@wv.gov
vacant
Pamela.J.Dickerscheid@wv.gov
James.D.Wolfe@wv.gov
Robin.L.Jones@wv.gov
Arts staff contact info

 

State Historic Preservation Office 558-0240

Director/Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer:
Structural Historian - Review and Compliance :
Grants Coordinator - Survey. Planning and Development:
Historian - National Register and Architectural Survey:
Office Manager/Review and Compliance Assistant:
Archaeologist - Section 106 review/Cemetery Inventory:
Information System Coordinator/GIS System Administrator & IT Coordinator:
Structural Historian Tax Credit/Development Grants/ CLG Coordinator:
Senior Archaeologist:
Education and Planning Coordinator:
National Register - Survey Coordinator:
Archaeologist - Section 106 review:
Structural Historian - Section 106 Review:
Structural Historian - Section 106 Review:
Susan Pierce
Ernest Blevins
Pamela Brooks
Bethany Castle  
Belinda Gray
Carolyn Kender
Tami Koontz
Anne Gryczon
Lora A. Lamarre-DeMott
John Adamik
Erin Riebe
Vacant
Jeff Smith
Jennifer Brennan
Susan.M.Pierce@wv.gov
Ernest.E.Blevins@wv.gov
Pam.A.Brooks@wv.gov
Bethany.D.Castle@wv.gov
Belinda.D.Gray@wv.gov
Carolyn.M.Kender@wv.gov
Tami.S.Koontz@wv.gov
Anne.Gryczon@wv.gov
Lora.A.Lamarre@wv.gov
john.d.adamik@wv.gov
Erin.M.Riebe@wv.gov
Vacant
Jeff Smith
Jennifer Brennan
SHPO staff contact info

 

Communications 558-0220   
Manager: Caryn Gresham Caryn.S.Gresham@wv.gov
Cultural Program Assistant:
Production Coordinator:
Graphic Designer:
Photographer:
Public Information Specialist
Elizabeth Yeager
Terri Marion
Leslie Lynch
Tyler Evert
Kris Bowyer
Elizabeth.A.Yeager@wv.gov
Terri.A.Marion@wv.gov
Leslie.A.Lynch@wv.gov
Tyler.C.Evert@wv.gov
Kris.M.Bowyer@wv.gov
Goldenseal magazine
Editor:
Editorial Assistant:
Circulation Manager:

John Lilly
Kim Johnson
Vacant

John.F.Lilly@wv.gov
Kim.S.Johnson@wv.gov