Executive Vice President and Principal Investigator
South Carolina Office
Phone: (803) 771-7083
Natalie Adams Pope has been with New South Associates since 1996 and serves the company as Vice President of Archaeology. She is the Branch Manager of our Columbia, South Carolina office. As Vice President, she oversees the work of the Archaeology Department, including report and project review and performance evaluations. As the Branch Manager, she develops proposals for projects within the state, serves as contact for clients and agencies, and keeps abreast of issues specific to South Carolina. Ms. Adams received her B.A. in Anthropology and History from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her M.A. in Public Service Archaeology from the University of South Carolina. Ms. Adams is also a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA). Ms. Adams has directed a large number of projects and has conducted research for many clients including the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, several Departments of Transportation, the Tennessee Valley Authority, the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife, and a number of other city and state governments and private clients. She has experience in both prehistoric and historical archaeology, utility and transportation corridors, reservoirs, national forests, developments, industrial parks, preservation planning, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and specializes in historic plantations, backcountry settlements, and rural farmsteads. She has conducted work in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Florida.