Joshua J. Butchko
Principal Investigator and Laboratory Supervisor, M.A., RPA
Mr. Butchko joined Hunter Research, Inc. in 2003 as a Field Assistant. He was promoted to Senior Archaeologist in 2006. In 2008, he was promoted to Laboratory Supervisor, while still retaining his responsibilities in the field as Senior Archeologist as well. In June 2012, he was promoted to Principal Investigator, while still retaining his responsibilities in the lab as Laboratory Supervisor. He has over a decade of experience in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania participating in cultural resource surveys, mitigations, and monitoring projects for a host of clients. Mr. Butchko now also has over eight years experience in managing laboratory activities and assisting in report writing. He has eagerly participated in several on-site and in-class public outreach opportunities that present the opportunity to speak out on the importance of preserving our past. In May 2012, he completed his Master’s degree in Public History from Rutgers University.