The Board of Directors for SBTHP recently announced that Anne Petersen, Ph.D. was appointed as their new Executive Director. SBTHP Board President Terease Chin said, “We are pleased that Anne emerged as the right person to lead SBTHP after a long national search. Her experience, vision, and passion embody the mission of SBTHP. The Board of Directors of SBTHP are excited to have such a veteran and extraordinarily talented professional as our Executive Director.” Petersen has been dedicated to the management of historic sites and museums for more than fifteen years. She has worked for SBTHP for sixteen years, during which time she served as Curator, Associate Director for Historical Resources, and board member.