Dr. F. Ashley White
American archaeologist, art historian and surgeon. Expert in the recovery and conservation of human remains and material cultural artifacts. Degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and East Carolina University and worked as a researcher at Duke University and the East Carolina University School of Medicine. On the Governing Board of the Archaeological Institute of America, founded in 1879 and chartered by the United States Congress. Serves on the AIA Cultural Heritage Policy Committee at Boston University which is comprised of the world’s top art historians that are responsible for investigating and responding to issues concerning the illicit trade in stolen art and antiquities. Currently works with the International Committee of the Blue Shield for the protection of the world’s cultural heritage, and serves on the Advisory Board and the Collections and Acquisitions Committee for The Appleton Museum of Art. Completed doctorate level forensic anthropology training and has three decades of field research experience at some of the world’s most sensitive archaeological sites in Asia - including Russia, China, India and Turkey, the Middle East, North and Sub-Sahara Africa, England, Scotland, Ireland, Twelve additional countries in Europe, North and Central America, and South America including the Amazon Basin.
Director of the Florida Archaeological Survey, Gainesville, Florida, United States