North Carolina Maritime History Council
Executive Board 

2021 Executive Board Officers

Chair

Lynn B. Harris                                        
Associate Professor
East Carolina University
Program in Maritime Studies 
www.maritimestudies.ecu.edu
252-328-1967 (office)
harrisly@ecu.edu 

Vice Chair

William Sassorossi  
Maritime Archaeologist, Research Coordinator
Monitor National Marine Sanctuary
 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
www.monitor.noaa.gov
 757-591-7329 (office)
 william.sassorossi@noaa.gov 

Secretary

Lori Sanderlin
Museum Manager
North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport
www.ncmaritimemuseumsouthport.com
 910-477-5152
 lori.sanderlin@ncdcr.gov  

Treasurer

Christine Brin      
Associate Curator of Education
North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
www.ncmaritimemuseumbeaufort.com
252-504-7743
christine.brin@ncdcr.gov

Editor

 

Executive Board Members                                                                     

David Bennett
Curator of Maritime History
North Carolina Maritime Museum System
www.ncmaritimemuseums.com                                                       
252-504-7756 (office)                                                                           
david.bennett@ncdcr.gov 

Jeremy Borrelli 
Staff Archaeologist
East Carolina University, Program in Maritime Studies
252-328-1965
borrellij16@ecu.edu   

Andrew Duppstadt    
Education and Interpretation Supervisor
Historic Weapons Program Coordinator
Division of State Historic Sites and Properties
North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources252-526-9600 ext 227
andrew.duppstadt@ncdcr.gov

Charles R. Ewen, Ph.D.
Director
Phelps Archaeology Laboratory Liaison
Queen Anne’s Revenge Conservation Laboratory
Professor, Department of Anthropology
www.ecu.edu
252-328-9454
EWENC@ecu.edu

Nathan Richards, Ph.D.
Director & Professor 
Program in Maritime Studies, Department of History
East Carolina University
www.coastalstudiesinstitute.org
252-328-1968
richardsn@ecu.edu

Chris Southerly   

Deputy State Archaeologist - Underwater

Office of  State Archeology

NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
910-251-7323

chris.southerly@ncdcr.gov

  

Douglas Stover       

Cultural Resource Management Consultant
Nags Head NC 27959
252-216-9399
dstover58@gmail.com