Staff Directory






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






Cainan Townsend

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






Leah Brown

Assistant Director of Education
434-315-8775 ext 2







Sherre Atkins

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







Larissa Smith, Ph.D.
Moton Resident Scholar 

Longwood University Liaison 
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Research interests: U.S. Southern history, women’s history; early Civil Rights Movement, NAACP legal strategy







J. Michael Utzinger, Ph.D
Moton Resident Scholar 

Elliott Professor of Religion, Hampden-Sydney College
Research interests: Modern American religion; religion in the Civil Rights Movement 


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