Archaeologist Matthew Warren Completes PhD, Joins HRA Full Time

We are pleased to congratulate Matthew Warren on the completion of his PhD! He has successfully defended his dissertation “Provisioning the Imperial Frontier: An Investigation of Inka and Indigenous Activities in the Pulquina Arriba Region of Western Santa Cruz, Bolivia.” In addition, while Matthew has worked with HRA for years as an archaeological technician and […]

HRA Opens Albany Office

HRA is expanding! In addition to our new office in Nashville, we are opening an office in Albany, NY. Jackie Gonzales, PhD, who has been with HRA since 2016, will head the Albany office. HRA has extensive experience conducting research at the New York State Archives and Library in Albany, New York City-area repositories, and […]

Mette Flynt Joins HRA

We are happy to announce the addition of historian Mette Flynt to HRA’s Missoula office. Mette Flynt recently received her PhD from the University of Oklahoma, where she specialized in environmental history. She has broad public history experience, including historical interpretation, exhibit development, archives management, editing, and research for litigation. Her dissertation, which she is […]

Project Architectural Historian Chrisanne Beckner Celebrates Five Years at HRA

Chrisanne Beckner has been with HRA full time for 5 years! She started as a part-time employee in 2013, but her excellent survey, writing, and people skills quickly made her an invaluable member of the team. Chrisanne opened the HRA-Olympia office, where she continues to grow business while splitting her time throughout Washington and other […]

Bob Gardner Rejoins HRA

We are happy to announce the re-addition of historian Bob Gardner to HRA’s Missoula office. Bob, who worked for HRA for a year previously, has returned to us after teaching for three years at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on Environment. He earned his PhD in history at Montana State University, where he focused on […]

Senior Archaeologist Lynn Compas Celebrates 10 Years at HRA

This week marks ten years since Lynn Compas agreed to join HRA in our Seattle office. In that time, she has developed a long list of satisfied clients in the public and private sectors with a considerable mark in public utilities, transportation, and alternative energy projects. More recently, she has worked energy projects in California, […]