Ms. Beth McCord is an archaeologist with over 20 years of Midwestern archaeological experience. She is currently the Indiana Branch Manager for Gray & Pape, Inc., national consulting firm specializing in cultural resources management. She received an MA in Anthropology from Ball State University. During her career, Ms. McCord has received many federal and state grants, authored published articles and technical reports and presented her research to a variety of audiences. One of her research interests are Middle Woodland earthworks and she has conducted research of the Anderson Mounds for over a decade. She is a member and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Indiana Archaeology Council and serves on the Indiana Historic Preservation Review Board.