Ronald M. James | Nevada Writer

Ronald M. James is a folklorist and historian with additional publications in architectural history and archaeology. James administered the Nevada State Historic Preservation Office from 1983 to 2012. In 2009, James was appointed to the Advisory Board for the National Park System at which point he became the chair of the National Historic Landmarks Committee, on which he served from 2004 until 2013. James is the author, co-author, editor, or co-editor of eleven books, and he has authored over three dozen articles in popular and academic journals, appearing in six countries.