• Elkhorn Tavern, Federal Provost Marshal Headquarters and Field Hospital Used by Both Armies

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas

Our Staff & Offices

The staff at Pea Ridge is available to assist you with inquiries and orientation to the park. To contact an individual staff member you can call 479-451-8122 or click on the person's name below to send an e-mail.

Park Mailing Address:
Pea Ridge National Military Park
15930 East Highway 62
Garfield, AR 72732

Fax: 479 451-0219

Superintendent

John Scott

Division of Administration

Administrative Officer

Judy Bachler

Administrative Assistant

Penny Schwitters

Administrative Assistant

Kelsi Herrington

Division of Facilities Management

Facility Manager

Sheri Nodine

Maintenance

Dean Pippin

Maintenance

Aaron Artripe

Custodian Debbie Bowers

Division of Resource Management

Chief of Operations

Kevin Eads

Biological Science Technician

Nolan Moore

Laborer

Curtis Tilghman

Division of Visitor Services and Resource Protection

Chief of Interpretation

Troy Banzhaf

Park Ranger/LE

Matt Fry

Park Guide

Sirena Evans

Park Guide

Virginia Dyer



Did You Know?

General Earl Van Dorn, of the Confederate army

When Confederate General Van Dorn heard news that Curtis pushed Price out of Missouri, he set out to take personal charge of an attack on Curtis, along with Price and McCulloch. He arrived at Price’s headquarters in an ambulance, braving a severe illness resulting from falling into an icy stream.