Fall 2020 Opening of School Information for Phillips Academy Families

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Meet the Peabody

Our People

Meet our staff and educators at the Peabody.

Ryan Wheeler

Director and Chair of Archaeology


Marla Taylor

Curator of Collections and Work Duty Supervisor


Lindsay Randall

Curator of Education and Outreach


Rachel Manning

Inventory Specialist


Volunteers & Interns

Leah Kaplan
Leah is a Phillips Academy parent with a background in museum education and volunteering. She works on inspecting and vacuuming textiles as part of the pest management program in addition to other collections management projects.

Susan Rosefsky
Volunteer since 2009
Susan is the wife of Phillips Academy alumni Dr. Quinn Rosefsky. Susan works on vacuuming textiles and pest inspection. She also completed image scanning projects.

Dr. Quinn Rosefky ’59
Volunteer since 2009
Quinn is a retired Psychiatrist and Phillips Academy alumni who graduated in 1959. He works on inventorying photograph and archive collections.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering at the Peabody please contact Rachel Manning, Collections Assistant. Potential volunteers with a background in Archaeology, Anthropology, Museum Studies, Library Science or Archives are encouraged to reach out.

*Please note: All interns/volunteers must undergo full background checks and complete CORI and SORI forms prior to work at the museum.

Advisory Committee


Daniel H. Sandweiss, PhD ’75, Professor of Anthropology and Quaternary & Climate Studies, University of Maine, Orono


  • Jaime Arsenault-Cote
  • Benjamin Burke ’11
  • Marcelle A. Doheny, P’18, Instructor in History and Social Science, Andover
  • Barbara Callahan, Secretary
  • Meg Conkey, PhD, Professor Emerita of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley; Executive Director, Center for Digital Archaeology
  • Mark Cutler, Instructor in Spanish, Andover
  • Jenny Elkus ’92, Vice Chair
  • Eric Greenhut ’92
  • Bill Heidrich ’72, P’03, ’11
  • Peter T. Hetzler, MD FACS ’72, P’10
  • Heather Dunbar Lucas ’88
  • Bruno D.V. Marino, PhD ’73, P’18
  • Karen Humphries Sallick ’83, P’14, ’17
  • Kuni S. Schmertzler P’05, ’07
  • Donny Slater, PhD, Instructor in History and Social Science, Andover
  • Lee Westerfield ’86, P’18, ’21

Emeriti Members

  • Marshall P. Cloyd ’58, P’88, ’95, ’03
  • Rebecca M. Sykes P’92, ’97, ’01
  • James B. Richardson III, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh; Curator Emeritus, Carnegie Museum of Natural History
  • David Hurst Thomas, PhD, Curator, North American Archaeology, American Museum of Natural History

Ex officio Members

  • Thom P. Lockerby, Secretary of the Academy, Andover
  • Raj Mundra, P’18, ’20, Dean of Studies, Andover
  • Ryan J. Wheeler, PhD, Director, Robert S. Peabody Institute