Leadership Team

Robert Overton, Jr.
Executive Director
BA History, MA History

Mr. Overton has over 20 years of public history experience, specializing in historic site and museum management. He has worked for the University of West Florida Historic Trust since 2002. You may contact Mr. Overton at 850-595-5985 x106, or email

Amy Eve
Business Coordinator
BA History-Anthropology, MA History

Ms. Eve is the Business Coordinator. She manages the agency's financial operations and is responsible for the general business and fiscal activities of the organization, including purchasing, budgeting, accounting, and other related administrative services. She can be reached at 850-595-5985 x101, or

Ross Pristera 
Historic Preservationist
MA Historic Preservation Planning

Mr. Pristera is responsible for preserving the agency's historic buildings and landscapes. Ross also supervises and reviews special building projects and ongoing maintenance. If you have any questions for Mr. Pristera, you may contact Mr. Pristera at 850-595-5985 x115, or

Adrianne Walker, RPA
Arcadia Mill Site Manager, Staff Archaeologist
BS Geo-Archaeology, MA Historical Archaeology

Mrs. Walker manages daily operations and facilities at Arcadia Mill and schedules all school and private tours. Adrianne also serves as the Staff Archaeologist for the UWF Historic Trust. For further information on Arcadia Mill or to schedule a tour, you may reach Mrs. Walker at 850-626-3084 x101, or

Collections Staff

Jessie Cragg
Curator of Exhibits
MA Public History

Ms. Cragg is responsible for developing exhibits, including research, planning, and content creation. You may contact Ms. Cragg at 850-595-5840 or

Lori McDuffie
Coordinator/Collections Manager
BA Anthropology, MA Museum Studies

Mrs. McDuffie is responsible for the preservation, maintenance, and monitoring of the loaned and permanent artifact collections. You may contact Mrs. McDuffie at 850-595-5840 or

Richard Rodriguez
Exhibition Designer
BFA Studio Art

Mr. Rodriguez is responsible for helping with the fabrication, installation and maintenance of exhibits. You may contact him at 850-595-5840, or

Jacki Wilson
BFA, MA Public History

Mrs. Wilson is responsible for the operation of the Hilton-Green Resource Room and assists the public with research needs and questions. You may contact Mrs. Wilson at 850-595-5840, or

Community Engagement Staff

Wendi C. Davis
Visitor Experience Manager
BA Art History, MA Public History

Mrs. Davis oversees visitor experiences including our membership and volunteer programs and our museum stores. You may contact Mrs. Davis at 850-595-5985 x111, or

Krystal Johnson
Event Coordinator, Arcadia Educator
BA History, MA in Public History

Ms. Johnson coordinates venue rentals and special events such as weddings, receptions, parties, and corporate events. In addition, Ms. Johnson assists with educational programming and operations at Arcadia Mill. You may contact Ms. Johnson at 850-626-3084 ext. 102, or

Brenda Turnage
Office Assistant
BA History, M.A. in Library and Information Science at USF in process

Ms. Turnage is responsible for assisting the Business Coordinator with administrative services, day-to-day accounting, and human resources. She also assists clients with renting our spaces for weddings and private events. You may contact Ms. Turnage at 850-595-5985 x100, or

Education Staff

Sheyna Marcey 
Director of Education
BA Telecommunication and Film

Ms. Marcey is the director of the education staff and manages public programming. She is a Certified Guide with the National Association of Interpretation. You may contact her at 850-595-5985 x105, or

Jim McMillen
Museum Educator, Educational and Private Tour Coordinator
BA History, MA History in progress

Mr. McMillen schedules all school and group reservations to Historic Pensacola Village, the Pensacola Children's Museum, and the T. T. Wentworth, Jr., Florida State Museum. He is a Certified Guide with the National Association of Interpretation. You may contact Mr. McMillen at 850-595-5985 x112, or

Phillip Mayhair
Museum Educator, Living History Coordinator
BA Anthropology

Mr. Mayhair coordinates all living history programming for Historic Pensacola. You may contact him at 850-595-5985 x108, or

Maintenance Staff

Rick Sivley
Maintenance Supervisor


Sylvia Beck

Kenyan Murrell
Maintenance Technician