About Florence Navigator

The Florence Navigator is a collaborative endeavor between students from the Computer Science, History, English, and Visual Arts program at Francis Marion University. Professor Keith Best narrated the scripts for each site, and the Blue Dogs provided intro music for the audio recordings.

App Development Team

  • Austin Freeman, Software Engineer
  • Roland Vu, Software Engineer
  • Alaina Hudson, Historian
  • Darius Hicks-Terrell, Content Writer
  • Mace Talbott, Content Writer
  • Madeline Severance, Logo Designer

Website Development Team

  • Jada Kollock
  • Hunter Purvis
  • Alexander Stepp
  • Mace Talbott
  • Luke Watkins

Faculty Advisors

  • Professor Padmaja Rao, Computer Science
  • Dr. Erica Edwards, History
  • Dr. Christine Masters-Wheeler, English
  • Dr. Meredith Love, English


  • Professor Keith Best, Fine Arts