Resume

(For a complete list of recent work, check out the Portfolio page.)

EDUCATION

1992 M.S., Historic Preservation, University of Pennsylvania
1989/90 Preservation-related Course work, University of Vermont & University of Massachusetts
1982 A.B., Art & American Studies, Brown University

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Current: Historic Preservation Consultant & Architectural Historian, Putney VT

My services include preparation of environmental regulatory reviews, National Register nominations, tax credit applications for historic rehabilitation, grant applications, cultural resource surveys, historic structure reports, and preservation planning. I meet the qualification standards of the National Park Service (36 CFR Part 61) for architectural historian and historic preservation professional. I am currently included on the pre-approved lists of historic preservation consultants by the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation, New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources, Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development, Vermont Agency of Transportation, and the Preservation Trust of Vermont. I am a woman-owned business.

List of completed work:

Previous Preservation Work Experience:

1992-1998 Senior Historic Preservation Specialist, New Jersey State Historic Preservation Office (HPO), Trenton, NJ, Architectural Historian, specializing in Section 106 review, housing, and review of Bond-funded preservation projects through the New Jersey Historic Trust.

1982-1991 Work Experience includes (starting from most recent):

  • Assistant to Director (Volunteer), Historic Windsor, Inc. (Windsor, Vermont)
  • Research Assistant, (Dr. Robert C. Coughlin, University of Pennsylvania)
  • Art Teacher and Dairy Lab Manager (Putney School, Putney, Vermont)
  • Farm worker (Putney & Dummerston, Vermont)
  • Photo Editor and Researcher (Carousel Research, American Heritage, The American Heritage of Invention & Technology, Forbes, and Science Digest)
  • Object conservator, (Center Art Studio, New York City)

MEMBERSHIPS & COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Co-Chair, Statewide Loan Committee, Community Capital of Vermont (2012 – present)
  • Board Member, Preservation Trust of Vermont (2012 – present)
  • Putney Town Service Officer (2006 – present)
  • Chair, Development Committee & Board Member: Putney Historical Society, Board member since 1998 (Property Manager for Putney General Store; Development Director and advisor for 15 Kimball Hill rehabilitation project; PHS liaison to Next Stage Arts Project )
  • Committee Member: Putney Affordable Housing Committee
  • Manager, 4 Kimball Hill Preservation L3C, Putney, VT – development & rebuilding of  the Putney General Store after two fires.
  • Chair, Putney Selectboard, Town of Putney (2004-2007)
  • Commisioner, Putney Conservation Comission (1998-2001)
  • Commissioner, Windham Regional Planning Commission – Town of Putney representative (1998-2000)

Member:

  • Putney Community Partnership
  • Putney Historical Society Board
  • Vermont Historical Society
  • Preservation Trust of Vermont
  • Historic Windsor, Inc.
  • Historical Society of Windham County
  • Brattleboro Historical Society
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • Penn Preservation Alumni Association