Who We Are

Our team includes scholars, researchers, developers, programmers, designers, project managers, educators, multimedia producers, and graduate and undergraduate students. Our backgrounds include history, museum studies, computer science, graphic design, teaching, and journalism.

RRCHNM is part of the Department of History and Art History at George Mason University. Center directors are faculty in the department, and students from the PhD program work as research assistants and undertake practicums as part of the Digital History Fellowship program.

The Center is organized into three divisions: Educational Projects, Public Projects, and Research Projects. RRCHNM is led by Stephen Robertson, the Center Director; division directors Kelly Schrum, and Sean Takats; and director of strategic initiatives Sheila Brennan.

Jim SafleySenior Software Developer + Metadata Specialist
Ken AlbersSoftware Developer and Project Manager
Sheila BrennanDirector of Strategic Initiatives and Acting Director of Public Projects
John FlatnessSenior Software Developer
Patrick Murray-JohnResearch Assistant Professor
Kim NguyenWeb Designer
Jannelle LeggDH Fellow
Megan BrettDigital History Associate
Jordan BrattDH Fellow
Jessica DauteriveDigital History Fellow
LaQuanda Walters CooperDigital History Fellow