Archaeological/ Paleontological Field Director

Darlene Deppe is an archaeologist with over 10 years of environmental resource experience and 15 years of archaeological field, lab and survey experience. She has worked on a variety of JMA projects, with a focus on Chatsworth/Simi Hills and has an extensive background in pre-historic California archaeology. She has worked as an archaeological field director, laboratory director, and project manager for California State Parks and works as a supervising field archaeologist with JMA since 2011.


  • B.A.. Anthropology, California State University, Northridge, 2013
  • M.A., Anthropology (Archaeology Option), California State University, Los Angeles, 2022