Amelia Butler graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in History and Psychology from Texas A&M University in 2010. She spent two years (2010-12) in Central Asia teaching junior high history and homeschooling a fourth-fifth grader.
Amelia entered the M.A./Ph.D. program at William & Mary in 2012. Her research interests include public history, material culture, and historical education, and she is exploring the early manifestations of Revolutionary memory in education and oral/written history.
Amelia has worked with the Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture, as well as extensively with the National Institute of American History & Democracy.
*Amelia is not related to this child, but finds her extremely adorable.