Marion M. Almy
Founding principal and President of Archaeological Consultants, Inc., is a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA) with more than 30 years of experience in all facets of Cultural Resource Management. She received her B.A. in Anthropology from Florida State University and M.A. in Public Archaeology from the University of South Florida. Ms. Almy’s extensive experience includes working with federal, state, and local laws and regulations affecting the identification, evaluation, and treatment of cultural resources.  She has completed advanced training in Section 106 Agreement Document Preparation, Integrating NEPA and Section 106 and the Revised Section 106 regulations.  In addition, Ms. Almy is experienced in facilitating the coordination of historic preservation issues and Florida’s growth management legislation through her tenure on local and regional planning boards and historical commissions.

Barbara Perry
ACI's Office Manager supervises day-to-day activities, manages the clerical staff and assists the Controller at Corporate Headquarters in Sarasota.  Mrs. Perry also handles all ACI special events and activities and is a Notary Public in and for the State of Florida.

Thomas W. Crawford
ACI’s Controller, received his B.A. in Economics and Anthropology from the University of Manitoba and his Honors in Business Administration from Western University.  His responsibilities include financial reporting, compliance with tax and governmental regulations, project accounting and control, and personnel functions. 

Elizabeth A. Horvath
Senior project Archaeologist, received her B.A. in Anthropology from Cleveland State University and her M.A. in Anthropology with an emphasis in cultural resource management from the University of South Florida. Ms. Horvath manages the Tallahassee Area office, and serves as ACI’s liaison with the State Historic Preservation Officer (SHPO) and State Archaeologist. She is a Registered Profession Archaeologist with over 20 years of experience. Before joining ACI, Ms. Horvath was in charge of the Compliance Section of the Investigation and Evaluation Branch of the National Park Service’s Southeast Archaeological Center in Tallahassee and also served as a Principal Investigator and Archaeologist. Ms. Horvath has specialized training in OSHA Regulations for Construction Supervisors (Competent Person: Excavation, Trenching and shoring), OSHA Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Waste Emergency Response, and Telecommunications Towers: NEPA and NHPA Review.

Lee Hutchinson
Senior Archaeologist and ACI Laboratory Supervisor, received her B.A. in Anthropology from Marshall University in West Virginia and her M.A. in Anthropology, with an emphasis in cultural resource management, from the University of South Florida. Ms. Hutchinson is a Registered Professional Archaeologist, past president of the Florida Archaeological Council, member of the Southeastern Archaeological Conference, the Florida Anthropological Society, and the Central Gulf Coast Archaeological Society.  Prior to coming to ACI she served as the Sarasota County Archaeologist, and Archaeologist for the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council.  She currently serves on the Hillsborough County Historical Resources Review Board and is on the Board of Directors of the Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN).

Chris Newman
Senior Archaeologist with Archaeological Consultants, Inc., has over 20 years of professional experience in archaeology and cultural resource management. Before joining ACI, she was employed by the Florida Bureau of Archaeological Research (BAR), Division of Historical Resources (DHR) as an Archaeologist, and Archaeologist Supervisor where she supervised the CARL Archaeological Program, responsible for identifying, recording, and assessing cultural resources on state preservation lands.  Ms. Newman has also served as the City Archaeologist for St. Augustine, Florida, and is an adjunct professor at St. Johns River Community College in St. Augustine.   Ms. Newman manages ACI’s St. Augustine office and is responsible for overseeing its daily operation, as well as ACI’s projects in the region.

Tom Wilson
Architectural Historian, received his 


Kim Irby

Architectural Historian, received her 

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