Linda HallAssistant State Archaeologist
Located in Asheville, Linda Hall is OSA's only western regional archaeologist. As such, her responsibilities are myriad, including project review and technical assistance for the 23-mountain counties, coordination with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, maintenance the regional library and records, and curation and analysis of collections housed in Asheville. Linda initially joined OSA in 1975 and held various positions within the office until 1980. She spent 20 years in the private contracting world before rejoining OSA in 2000, as Assistant State Archaeologist.