Julia Sponholtz has four years of archaeological experience in the field and the laboratory, working in Alabama, Georgia, Ireland, and the Andes. She currently serves as the Curation Manager and Sample Manager for TerraXplorations. Ms. Sponholtz received her M.A. in Anthropology, her B.A. in Anthropology and Spanish, and her B.S. in Biology from the University of Alabama. While there, she worked and volunteered in six labs and multiple archaeological field projects and specialized in paleoethnobotany and bioarchaeology.