Steve ClaggettState Archaeologist
Steve Claggett directs the Office of State Archaeology, which includes the Underwater Archaeology Branch and The Queen Anne's Revenge Project. He is responsible for overall project guidance, and handles legal and policy matters and -- in concert with DNCR administrators -- QAR Project funding initiatives with private foundations, corporations and government agencies. Steve holds degrees in History (Centre College of Kentucky) and Anthropology (Wake Forest University). He has been with NCDNCR for more than 30 years, serving as State Archaeologist since 1985.