Who is Heartland Earthworks Conservancy?

Heartland Earthworks Conservancy is a group of archaeologists, conservationists and other concerned citizens who volunteer their time to do what they can to preserve ancient earthworks in southern Ohio.


Board of Trustees Members:

  • Jarrod Burks                     Director of Archaeological Geophysics, Ohio Valley Archaeology, Inc.
  • William S. Dancey           Emeritus Associate Professor of Anthropology, Ohio State University
  • Robert Genheimer          George Rieveschl Curator of Archaeology, Cincinnati Museum Center
  • John E. Hancock               Professor of Architecture, U.C. & Project Co-Director, The Ancient Ohio Trail
  • Bruce J. Lombardo           Former Site Manager, Serpent Mound and Fort Hill State Memorials
  • Aaron Rourke                    President, Rivers Unlimited
  • Al Tonetti                           Cultural Resources Specialist, ASC Group, Inc.

Board of Trustees Advisors:

  • Robert N. Drake                Of Counsel, Reese, Pyle, Drake & Meyer, P.P.L.
  • Bradley T. Lepper             Curator of Archaeology, Ohio Historical Society