ANDREA CATACORA, B.A. Technical Staff

Associate Archaeologist/Lab Director

University of Colorado – B.A. in Anthropology, 2000


As a field archaeologist, she has worked on both local and large-scale government-based projects, surveying and excavating prehistoric and historic sites in various regions in the western U.S. As a laboratory analyst, Ms. Catacora has identified the technological, morphological, and functional attributes of various lithic assemblages, including ground stone, and assisted in formulating a system for cataloging the data and artifacts from a site in northeastern Nevada and southern Arizona. Ms. Catacora’s interests focus on prehistoric and proto-historic/contact aboriginal archaeology in the western U.S.