Lopez, a principal of TREMAINE & ASSOCIATES,
has practiced archaeology in California for the past twenty-five years.
He completed his graduate
education in Cultural Resources Management at Sonoma State University
, researching the application of genetic algorithms
and Complex Adaptive Systems to human behavior and archaeological landscape
He has since been involved in developing a mobilized geophysical technology
for conducting subsurface surveys. This technology was recently successfully
applied around the pyramids of Giza for Ancient Egyptian Research Associates
and National Geographic. John also contributes much as an accomplished
business systems expert. Lastly, over the years, John has developed
among the many local Native Americans groups. These relationships have
proved invaluable for helping mediate inevitable controversies that
long and complex projects.