ANDY HEMMINGS completed his undergraduate degree in Anthropology at the University of Arizona in Tucson. He has held an intense interest in the earliest Americans from a very early age. ARPP and Andy became acquainted during the summer of 1991 when he came from Arizona with Mike Faught to dive on Mike's Offshore Archaeology Project in the Gulf of Mexico. In 1992 Andy participated in the ARPP freshwater excavations, and in 1993 he was admitted to the UF graduate program in Anthropology. He is currently producing his Master's Thesis featuring the archaeology and paleontology of Sloth Hole.