• Replica of Roger Williams' compass

    Roger Williams

    National Memorial Rhode Island

Our Staff & Offices


Site Manager
Jennifer Smith
401.521.7266 ext. 201

Budget Analyst/Special Use Permit Coordinator

Sparkle Bryant

Visitor Services, Interpretation, and Education Team

Park Ranger/Volunteer Coordinator
Sparkle Bryant
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John McNiff

Park Ranger/Publications
John McNiff
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Park Ranger
Maria Levesque

Maintenance ex 208

Information Desk ex 207

Did You Know?

Roger Williams

Roger Williams was over seventy years of age when he rowed the twenty-five miles from Providence to the Newport Colony in order to debate with the Quakers. After 3 days of debates, he rowed back to Providence from Newport and, upon his return, wrote an essay on why the Quakers were wrong? More...