Staff Directory

Cameron Patterson
Managing Director
434-315-8775 ext. 4

Cainan Townsend
 Director of Education & Public Programs
434-315-8775 ext 3

Sherre Atkins
Guest Services Manager & Administrative Specialist
434-315-8775 ext 6


Larissa Smith Fergeson, Ph.D.
University Liaison


Resident Scholars

Larissa Smith Fergeson, Ph.D.
Research interests: U.S. Southern history, women’s history; early Civil Rights Movement, NAACP legal strategy 

J. Michael Utzinger, Ph.D.
Research interests: Modern American religion; religion in the Civil Rights Movement 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.