Meet Our Team
We are dedicated to bringing your stories to life
Our staff’s professional training and deep experience transform your good history ideas into successful projects and wins.
Our staff includes nearly fifty professional researchers, storytellers, interpretive planners, archivists, and museum professionals.
Feel free to explore our staff directory to learn more about who we are and what we can do for you. Or call us at 301.279.9697 to speak to one of our professionals about your particular challenge.
Explore the sections below to learn more about who we are:
Get to Know Our HAI Team
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HAI Board Members and Founders
Philip L. Cantelon
Co-founder, Board Member, and Chairman Emeritus
Rodney P. Carlisle
Richard G. Hewlett
Robert C. Williams
HAI Board Members
Reynolds (Ren) Cahoon
Founder and President - Reynolds Cahoon LLC
Senior Advisor & Program Director - North Carolina Next Generation Network project
James H. Lide
Director of Interpretation - Gallagher & Associates, LLC
Rachel T. McGuckian
Principal - Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
Timothy P. Mertz
Memberships & Associations
American Association for State and Local History • Council of State Archivists (Corporate Partner) • National Archives Foundation (Bronze Sponsor) • National Council on Public History • Society of American Archivists