Fred L. McGhee & Associates (FLMA)
Based in Austin, Texas, FLMA provides goal and process oriented applied
anthropological solutions, consultative and educational services
Resource Management (CRM)
- National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) &
National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) Compliance
- Speaking & Lecture Engagements
- Interpretive Planning
- Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation
Act (NAGPRA) & Minority Group Consultations
- Community Development, Housing & Historic
- Qualitative Research & Applied Anthropology
- Policy Analysis
Anthropological, Archeological and Cultural Expertise
An archaeologist, deep sea diver, and historical anthropologist, Dr.
Fred McGhee is one of the leading independent African Diaspora scholars
and educators in the United States. The firm's principals have been
in Germany, Boston, Austin, and Hawai'i, and possess over twenty years
of federal and state government service, as well as extensive
experience in the military, academia, and the private sector.
Also an urban anthropologist, Dr. McGhee is an authority on the history
of African Americans in public housing and on community development
about FLMA's projects.
about Dr. McGhee's publications and papers.
FLMA, an 8(a) & HUBZone certified Small
Disadvantaged Business, is the only African American, and disabled
veteran owned and operated archaeology consulting firm in the United
more about FLMA's Certifications and Dr. McGhee's
Read Dr. McGhee's bio.
FLMA prides itself in going well beyond culturally sensitive heritage
management. The company's founding mission statement of
sufficiency" conveys the firm's
principled commitment to furnish
ethical as well as lawful consulting services that seek to bring to
bear the latest theoretical and practical advances in applied
anthropology. Accordingly, the firm's experience and client base is
diverse and includes not only military and municipal clients, but
tribal and other minority clients as well. Our approach to regulatory
compliance is not just based in subject matter expertise, but also
embraces a company philosophy of collaboration and negotiation based on
mutual respect and the furtherance of trust.
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Statement of Qualifications (PDF).