Tammi Watkins is the Visitor Services Assistant, Sr. at the Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve. She provides information and engages with the public about the Preserve and archaeology. She also works closely with the volunteers and schedules all of the school programming for the Preserve. In addition she provides support to staff.
She graduated from University of Massachusetts-Amherst with a B.A. in Anthropology and Spanish, along with a minor and certificate in Latin American Studies. Prior to ASU, Tammi had the opportunity to survey and excavate for various archaeological projects in New England, Hawaii, Utah and Arizona. These projects were with both the private sector (cultural resources firms) and with the federal government. Along with her Anthropology degree, she receieved a certificate in Historic Preservation from Bucks County Community College, which provided an opportunity to be the Curator at the Mohave Museum of History and Arts in Kingman, Arizona.
Parks and Recreation Management, Northern Arizona University (in progress)
Certificate, Historic Preservation, Bucks County Community College, 2012
Archaeology Field School, University of Hawaii-Manoa, 1999
BA, Anthropology/Spanish, minor/certificate: Latin Amercian Studies, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1998