On Sept. 16, 2019, Chris Rockey joined the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs’ staff as a physical-plant maintenance/trades mechanic working with the Preservation-Maintenance Team, a group of trades professionals who maintain, repair and preserve the nearly 90 structures administered by the division.
An all-around handyman and troubleshooter, Rockey attended Polytech Adult Education in Woodside, Del. where he served an apprenticeship in electrical trades. He has worked as an electrician for a number of companies including Shoreline Electrical and as a heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) technician for Horizon Services. The Dover, Del. native now lives in Magnolia, Del.