Board and Staff
MOA is governed by a 13 member Board of Directors with representatives from Western University and the broader community.
Current Board of Directors
Ronald F. Williamson, President
Chief Archaeologist and Managing Partner, Archaeological Services Inc.
Andrew Nelson, Vice President
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, UWO
Robert Thuot, Treasurer
Staff Accountant, Ernst and Young LLP
Peter Carruthers, Director
Senior Associate, Archaeological Services Inc.
Matt McCarthy, Director
Associate, Ogletree Deakins International LLP
Darren Meister, Director
Ivey Business School/Western Engineering
Kelly Riley, Director
Treaty Research, Chippewas of the Thames
Dana Poulton, Director
D.R. Poulton & Associates
Jennifer Burkitt, Director
Founder & Creative Director, Log Cabin Productions Inc.
Kirsty Robertson, Director
Associate Professor, Western Visual Arts
Starr McGahey-Albert, Director
First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Education Advisor, TVDSB
Dr. Rhonda Bathurst – Executive Director
Cindy Barrett – Administrative Officer
Katie Urban – Learning Coordinator
Dr. Heather Hatch – Collections Coordinator
Marie Hoffmann – Exhibit Content Developer
Angie Piccinin– Visitor Services and Volunteer Coordinator