• A rainbow arches over the Mound City Group after a thunderstorm

    Hopewell Culture

    National Historical Park Ohio

Our Staff & Offices

Dean Alexander

Superintendent Dean Alexander

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Superintendent - Dean Alexander (DAAV & HOCU)
Administrative Assistant - Laura Long

Chief Ranger Rick Perkins

Chief Ranger Rick Perkins

Interpretation & Resource Protection

Chief Ranger - Rick Perkins (HOCU & DAAV)
Park Ranger - Melinda Repko
Park Ranger (LE) - Keith Gad (DAAV & HOCU)
Park Ranger - Susan Knisley
Park Ranger - Bruce Lombardo
Park Ranger - Tom Engberg
Park Ranger - Brandi Nunnelee
Park Ranger - Riley Litter
Volunteer (VIP) - Marilyn Hutson

Chief Resource Mgmt - Bret Ruby

Chief of Resource Management, Bret Ruby

Resource Management

Chief of Resource Management - Bret J Ruby
Curator - Kathy Brady
Biologist - Dafna Reiner
Archeological Technician - Timothy Everhart
Archeological Technician - Patrick Zingerella
Biological Technician - Constance Jones
Biological Technician - Andrew Molloy
Biological Technician - Jacob Sisler



Chief of Maintenance - Sam Quakenbush
Maintenance Worker - Phil Egan
Maintenance Worker - Leslie Long (aka Drew Long)
Volunteer (VIP) - Herb Hutson

MCG Aerial
Aerial view of Hopewell Culture National Historical Park.  Click on map to get directions via google maps.
Image courtesy of google maps

Did You Know?

Obsidian spear point

Obsidian has been found at a few Hopewell earthwork sites. The majority of obsidian, several hundred pounds, was found in one mound at Hopewell Mound Group. Much of the obsidian is from Obsidian Cliff in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming - over 1,500 miles away. More...