About Tropy

Tropy is designed by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, a team that develops historical teaching resources, digital exhibits, and open-source software.


Tropy is funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


Megan Brett

Outreach coordinator

Faolan Cheslack-Postava


Sylvester Keil

Lead developer

Johannes Krtek

Product designer

Abby Mullen

Co-principal investigator

Stephen Robertson

Co-PI (2015-2018)

Jim Safley

Metadata specialist

Kirill Stytsenko

Developer (2017-2018)

Sean Takats

Principal investigator

Awesome software Tropy uses