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, English, 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. RRCHNM is led by Stephen Robertson, the Center Director; division directors Kelly Schrum, and Sean Takats; and director of strategic initiatives Sheila Brennan.

Dan CohenFormer Director
Tom ScheinfeldtAffiliated faculty & Former Director-at-Large
Sharon LeonFormer Director of Public Projects
Paula PetrikFormer Associate Director
Steve BarnesFormer Project Director, Gulag: Many Days, Many Lives
Zachary SchragFormer Affiliated Faculty
Jeremy BoggsFormer Associate Director of Research
Shekhar KrishnanFormer Zotero Evangelist
Andy PriveeFormer Associate Director for Management
Ammon ShepherdFormer Associate Director of Technology, Systems Administrator
Lee Ann GhajarFormer Digital History Associate
Jenny ReederFormer Graduate Research Assistant
Simon KornblithFormer Zotero Developer
Elena RazlogovaAffiliated Scholar
Chris RaymondFormer Senior Web Designer/
Creative Lead
Fred GibbsFormer Director of Digital Scholarship
Adam TurnerFormer Project Associate, Teaching American History
James HalabukFormer Digital History Associate
Jon OlsenFormer Editor, Making the History of 1989
Lara Harmon-SutorFormer Senior Research Associate
Ron MartinFormer Digital History Associate
John BuescherFormer Senior Researcher
Roberto SanchezFormer Systems Administrator
Will RileyFormer Web Programmer
Alaina HarmonFormer Research Assistant
Amanda FrenchFormer THATCamp Coordinator
Erin Peters BurtonFormer Affiliated faculty
Kevin ClarkFormer Affiliated faculty
Jeff McClurkenFormer Affiliated faculty
Miriam Forman-BrunellFormer Affiliated faculty
Jeny MartinezFormer Office Manager
Jessica KildayFormer TAH Project Associate
Daisy MartinFormer Director of History Education, Teachinghistory.org
Mark SampleFormer Affiliated Faculty
Joan Fragaszy TroyanoFormer Research Assistant Professor
Lisa RhodyFormer Associate Director of Research
Debra KathmanFormer Senior Research Associate
Vinit MuchhalaFormer Assistant Webmaster
Sasha HoffmanFormer Graduate Research Assistant
Lindsey BestebreurtjeFormer Graduate Research Assistant
Jeri WieringaFormer Graduate Research Assistant
Celeste SharpeFormer GRA
Ben SchneiderFormer Graduate Research Assistant
Ben HurwitzDH Fellow
Anne McDivittDH Fellow
Amanda MortonDH Fellow
Eric OlsonFormer Outreach Coordinator, PressForward Project
Megan OberFormer Office Manager
Lacey WilsonDH Fellow
Andrea OdiorneDigital History Fellow
Matt RomanielloFormer Senior Research Associate
Sameera MudigonFormer Developer
Ellen WeintraubFormer Research Assistant
Kristin MartinFormer Project Manager
Alan GevinsonFormer Senior Research Associate
Rwany SibajaFormer Senior Research Associate
Teresa DeFlitchFormer Outreach Coordinator
Peter StearnsFormer Senior Scholar
Mary McMurrayFormer Project Manager
Susan DouglassFormer Senior Research Associate
Katherine LorioFormer Senior Research Associate
Emily PurdueFormer Research Assistant
Kristin LehnerFormer Senior Research Associate
Tom RushfordFormer Senior Research Associate
Misha VinokurFormer Research Assistant
Adam RothmanFormer Senior Scholar
Rustin CrandallFormer Research Assistant
Katja HeringFormer Research Assistant
Dan MaxwellFormer Research Assistant
Stephanie HurterFormer Web Designer and Project Manager
Rikk MulliganFormer Web Developer
Amanda ShumanFormer Developer
Jessica MayFormer Research Assistant
Allison O'ConnorFormer Project Manager
Meagan HessFormer Web Designer
Peter StrongFormer Research Assistant
Boone GorgesDeveloper