Pat Nunnally is the coordinator for the River Life program at the Institute for Advanced Study, where he works to establish lasting relationships among the University of Minnesota and groups working on river sustainability. In the past two decades, Nunnally has developed a unique practice as a consulting historian, communications manager and interpretive planner, with a […]
John Anfinson is Superintendent of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area (MNRRA). Previously, he was the MNRRA’s Chief of Resource Management, its Historian and Cultural Resources Specialist, and District Historian for the St. Paul District of the Army Corps of Engineers. Anfinson received his Ph.D. in American History from the University of Minnesota and […]
Download: audio, small video, or original. David Wiggins of the National Parks Service is the Supervisory Park Ranger for the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area in Minnesota. Wiggins also developed and ran the riverfront tour program for the St. Anthony Falls Heritage Board from 1993 to 2000.
Download: audio, small video, or original. Robert Gilmer, a Louisiana native, recently received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, where his research has focused on American Indian and environmental history. He has taught courses on American Indian history, Treaty Rights and Natural Resources, and, in the fall of 2010, the Gulf Oil Spill. Gilmer’s […]