Peter Sittig is originally from Canandaigua, New York. He earned his BA in anthropology at the State University of New York at Oswego. He has worked for a number of cultural resource management firms on the east coast of the United States for the last 10 years. Currently, he works for AECOM in Raleigh, North Carolina as an archaeological field director on projects across the southeast. Currently, he is working toward a Master of Professional Studies in Cultural and Heritage Resource Management at UMD.