Easter Island Statue Project Official Website

EISP Project Staff

Cristian Arevalo Pakarati and Dr. Jo Anne Van TilburgJo Anne Van Tilburg, Ph.D.
Director, EISP

Archaeologist; Director, UCLA Rock Art Archive; Fellow, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology; Project Director, Easter Island Statue Project Conservation Initiative

Cristián Arévalo Pakarati
Co-director, EISP

Native Rapa Nui professional artist and illustrator; surveyor; EISP project participant 1989-2000; project co-Director, 2000-present; co-owner, with Jo Anne Van Tilburg, of Galería Mana, Hanga Roa, Rapa Nui, Chile

EISP Office Staff

Alice HomAlice L. Hom
Graphic Designer, Cartographer, Data Manager, Atlas Project Manager
B.A. Design Media Arts at UCLA
M.F.A. Design at Maryland Institute College of Art


IMG_1861Catharina E. Santasilia
Archive Manager and Editorial Assistant
B.A. Egyptology at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark
M.A. Native American Studies at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Ph.D. Anthropology at the University of California, Riverside


Billimore-99Shannon Billimore
Editorial Assistant
B.A. Library and Information Studies / Humanities at Open Polytechnic of New Zealand
P.G. Dip. Museum Studies at Massey University
Certificate in Archaeology at UCLA Extension

EISP Atlas Contributors

Wendy All

Wendy All is a designer, linguist, author and volunteer with the UCLA Rock Art Archive since 1998. She has been part of the EISP since 2012.



Audrey Kopp

Audrey Kopp, retired mathematics teacher and long time volunteer at the UCLA Rock Art Archive, learned editing and writing skills as a staff member of the UCLA Daily Bruin during her student days. She is happily using the skills again for both the Archive and the EISP.



Schoch Passport Photo - OrigEd Schoch   Research support, data reduction and analysis and miscellaneous odd jobs




EISP Field Collaborators

Matthew Bates, P.E.Matthew Bates; P.E.
Field Surveyor



Baiheri Tuki Haoa
Photographer and Collections Records



A40_2011_55_004Tahira Edmunds
Data Collection and Transfer



EISP Conservation Project Initiative Collaborators

Monica Bahamondez PrietoMonica Bahamondez Prieto
Conservador Jefa, Centro Nacional de Conservación y Restauración, Santiago de Chile


Christian FischerChristian Fischer, Ph.D.
Research Associate, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA




Former staff

Kim Anh Hoang, Designer and Database Editor

Julia Newbold, Research Assistant

Deidre Whitmore, Database Editor and Research Assistant

Amanda Spradling, Digital Files Editor

Sarah Nava, Archaeologist, GIS Specialist

Yeisi Pinochet, Copy Editor (English and Spanish)

Sebastian Waz, Research Assistant

Amanda Tsai, GIS Analyst, Database Editor

Summer 2016 Staff

Sarah Roberts

Abhishek Goel

Diana Garcia

Sebastian Waz


Posted on May 4th, 2009 by EISP Staff | Category: Contact EISP, Staff & Collaborators |