Jennifer FarleyWest Region Supervisor

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Jennifer Farley is the West Region Supervisor for North Carolina State Historic Sites.  She received a BA in History from UNC-Chapel Hill and an MA in Public History from NC State.  Jennifer has been working for North Carolina State Historic Sites for 20 years, and during that time has worked up through three different tour guide positions at Duke Homestead, to Site Manager of Historic Stagville, then Site Manager of Duke Homestead, and finally to her current position.  The region she manages covers the western half of the state and includes ten state historic sites spanning from Alamance Battleground in Alamance, to the Thomas Wolfe Memorial in Asheville, and Polk Memorial in Pineville/Charlotte, to Horne Creek farm in Pinnacle/Pilot Mountain.  The time periods covered by sites in the western half of the state range from pre-historic (Town Creek Indian Mound) to a 20th century African American prep school (Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum) and everything in between.