Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum
Scott A. Neel, PhD
Scott began working at the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in May of 2012. He came to us from the Alaska Native Heritage Center in Anchorage, Alaska where he worked as the Curator of Collections and Exhibits. Before working at the Heritage Center, he worked as the Museum Registrar at the Dorothy G. Page Museum in Wasilla, Alaska; the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum as a Museum Specialist, where he assisted in the reconstruction of the Enola Gay, moved the SR-71 and the Space Shuttle Enterprise and assisted in the movement of hundreds of objects to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center; and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History as a Museum Technician.
Scott holds a PhD and a Master of Arts in Archeology from the University of Nottingham in England and a Bachelor's in Anthropology with an emphasis in Archaeology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Robert Anderson, Jr.
Robert began his tenure with the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in December 2017. He returned to the Army Museum Enterprise after a brief period of teaching high school social studies. Robert's prior experience at an Army museum was at the Fort Huachuca Museum, Arizona. While there, he developed the museum education program, hosted events, wrote articles for The Fort Huachuca Scout (installation newspaper), and assisted in the daily operation of the museum.
Cecil began working at the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in July of 2021. He came to us from the Regional Training Support Center here at Fort Sill where he worked as the fabricator. He is a retired US Army Field Artillery veteran.
He is married and has two children and two grandchildren. He is excited to learn his new role at the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum.
Kary joined the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in July 2020. He came to us from the National Park Service (NPS) where he worked as a Contract Specialist, Interpretive Park Guide / Ranger around the country in various NPS locations including, Arkansas, Hawaii and Idaho.
Kary retired from the US Coast Guard in 2009 after 21 years as a Senior NCO. During his military career, he deployed various places including the Arctic, Antarctic and the Persian Gulf in support of Iraqi Freedom.
Kary has a Bachelor’s degree in History from Boise State University and is finalizing his Master’s degree in Public History from The University of Arkansas in Little Rock. He is married with two pets, a dog and a cat.
Noelle joined the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in January 2019. Prior to joining the staff, she worked in the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum's collection while employed by SAIC, as the lead for a team of contractors working under the Museum Directorate. She also previously served as a volunteer and intern for several years in the collections and archives departments.
Noelle holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Cameron University. She is married and has four children.
James began working at the Fort Sill National Historic Landmark and Museum in January 2019. He came to us after a Federal Internship at the Air Defense Artillery and First Cavalry Division Museums where he trained primarily as an Exhibits Technician. During his internship, he assisted with the planning, design, and construction of several exhibits, participated in the renovation of some macro artifacts, and was involved in the making of a concept model for the new Air Defense Artillery Learning Center as well as involvement in planning meetings with the architects and engineers in the early stages of the project. He actively participates in various living history events ranging from the 1870's through Vietnam.
James recently retired from the US Army after 20 years as a Senior NCO in Infantry and Armor units. Prior to serving in the Army, James served 8 years in the US Marine Corps as a Reconnaissance Marine. During his 28 year military career, he deployed 15 times including multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.