Archaeologist / Principal Investigator
Mr. Trevor Seekamp is DESCO’s Archaeological Principal Investigator. Working directly with client project managers and cultural resources regulatory agencies, he manages archeological and cultural resources field operations. His education includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology and Geography from Texas State University and a Master’s Degree in Anthropology from the University of Arkansas. Mr. Seekamp leads the cultural resources management (CRM) practice for DESCO which includes supervising and mentoring junior staff, sub-consultants and vendors, as well as providing quality assurance/quality control to CRM deliverables and work products on projects to ensure NAGPRA, NEPA, and section 106 compliance. A Registered Professional Archaeologist, Trevor has experience managing Phase I cultural resource surveys, conducting shovel testing, mapping, trenching, site delineation, soil profile mapping, and soil characterizations. Other field experience includes soil grain size/texture analysis and use of various Global Positioning System (GPS) software and equipment. He has performed archaeological excavations equivalent to Phase III excavations, artifact collections management and preservation, as well as geo-archaeological investigations. Trevor performs GIS tasks including the oversight of cultural resources daily surveys, interpreting field data for project results, and compiling background research for cultural resource permits. Other responsibilities include proposal preparation, research design, avoidance plan development, and final report preparation, proofing, and editing. Mr. Seekamp’s other proficiencies include Digital Elevation Model (DEM) extraction and editing, digitization and 3D modeling, photogrammetric modeling, image ortho-rectification, magnetic gradiometry survey, and ground penetrating radar (GPR) investigations.
Email: Trevor Seekamp
Lisa Hord, Errin Bryner, Krystal Villanueva,
and Paige Hampton
DESCO’s administrative team consists of Lisa Hord, Errin Bryner, Krystal Villanueva, and Paige Hampton. Lisa is the Office Manager and is responsible for processing invoices, accounts receivable, and banking. Errin is the Business Development Manager and is responsible for client relations, payroll, and graphics. Krystal joined the DESCO team in 2014 as an Office Assistant and her responsibilities include reception, travel arrangements, and equipment management. Paige joined DESCO in 2014 as an Office Administrator and takes care of accounts payable as well as assists with accounting and editing.