Director – History and Collections

Ms. Nuckles has served as the Director of History & Collections at Fort Ligonier since 2014.

A reenactor since childhood, she has always held a keen interest in cultural and social history. Ms. Nuckles holds a B.A in Anthropology from the University of Wyoming, and an M.A. in Museum Studies from The George Washington University, and is working toward completion of her Ph.D. from the University of Albany, SUNY. She has worked at several museums and historic sites including Bushy Run Battlefield in Jeanette, PA, the Carlyle House Historic Park in Alexandria, VA, the DAR Museum in Washington, DC, and the Crailo State Historic Site in Rensselaer, NY. Ms. Nuckles is in the process of editing her dissertation on Charlotte Browne and the impact of the French and Indian War on gender and rank.