Janet Niessner

Janet Niessner rock art

Janet was elected as President to the Board of Directors of WRAR in January of 2015. Janet has been an archaeologist for about ten years, with a B.A. in Archaeology from George Washington University and an M.Sc. in Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology from Cranfield University. She joined the efforts of WRAR in early 2012, contributing her skills in survey, GIS, and report writing. She has since assisted the members of WRAR in locating and recording archaeological sites and rock art sites in the Owens Valley of California, as well as in Washington County, Utah. Janet is currently employed as a Scientist with DirectAMS, a radiocarbon dating laboratory based in Seattle.