Craig Kenkel Named Superintendent of San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
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OAKLAND, California – The Pacific West Region’s Acting Regional Director, Rory Westberg, announced today that Craig Kenkel has been selected as the Superintendent of San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. Kenkel, Acting Deputy Superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area, will assume his duties in May. He replaces Kate Richardson, now the Program Manager for Workforce Enrichment in the Washington Office. “Craig is the consummate professional who brings a rich background in cultural resources and program management to this position,” said Westberg.
Did You Know?
Did you know the Park has journals that date back to the California Gold Rush? We recently added an account of a 220 day voyage from New York to San Francisco. The 1849 journal describes daily routines, a hurricane, and passing ships. Morrison (built 1832; ship) journal (HDC 1595, SAFR 22220). More...