Bert H. Barnett has been a park
ranger/historian at Gettysburg National Military Park (NMP) since 1992.
He has also worked at Stones River, Manassas and Shiloh in his National
Park Service career. His essays in appeared in the last three GNMP
Troy D. Harman has been with the National Park
Service since 1984 in historical interpretation. He currently works at
Gettysburg NMP. Previous to working here he worked at Appomattox Court
House NHS, Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania NMP, and Independence NHP. He
has a M.A. in history from Shippensburg University, and is the author of
the book Cemetery Hill: The General Plan Was
D. Scott Hartwig is a supervisory historian at
Gettysburg NMP. He is the author of numerous essays and articles, as
well as two books.
Glenn LaFantasie is the director of Aldie
Mill, a nineteenth-century gristmill in Aldie, Virginia. He formerly
served as Deputy Historian and General Editor of the Foreign
Relations of the United States, at the U. S. Department of State in
Washington, D.C. Mr. LaFantasie has authored numerous articles and
essays and is the author of a forthcoming biography of William C. Oates,
titled The Flush Times of William C. Oates.
Terry Latschar has been a park ranger in
historical interpretation at Gettysburg NMP since 1998. A former
licensed battlefield guide, she has written several articles for the
Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides publications and is still
regularly requested to conduct military staff rides.
Michael Phipps is a graduate of the Gilmore
School and Johns Hopkins University. He served as a light infantry
officer with the U.S. Army and Maryland National Guard, and also as a
police officer in Baltimore County, Maryland. He has been a licensed
battlefield guide for 13 years and is the author of "The Devil's
to Pay:" General John Buford, and "Come on, You
Wolverines:" Custer at Gettysburg.
Mark Snell is the director of the George Tyler
Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War at Shepherd College. He
served with the U.S. Army from 1977 to 1990, and was an Assistant
Professor in the Department of History at the U.S. Military Academy.
He is the author of From First to Last: The Life of William B.
Franklin, and edited the Andersonville memoir, Dancing
Along the Deadline.
Karlton D. Smith is a 12-year veteran
interpreter/historian at Gettysburg NMP. Previous to working at
Gettysburg he worked at Independence NHP. He has authored essays in all
of the Gettysburg NMP seminars.
Tom Vossler is a 36-year veteran of the U.S.
Army. He retired as a colonel. During his career he served in many
command and staff positions in the U.S., Europe and in Vietnam. His
last assignment was as director of the U.S. Army Military History
Institute at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania. He is currently chairman
of the board for the Friends of the National Parks at Gettysburg, and is
a licensed battlefield guide.