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Evan AllenEvan Allen (B.F.A. 2014)

Ph.D. Program in History of Art Cornell University;   Research interests: Greek and Roman Architecture, Modern Architectural Theory

Previous: M.A. Program in Art History, University of Pennsylvania.

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Jessica Archer altJessica Archer (M.F.A. 2014)

Ph.D. Program in the History of Art and Architecture Department, University of California, Santa Barbara.  Research interests: American built environment of the late 19th and early 20th century regarding modernization as well as American vernacular architecture.  Currently: Graduate Research Intern, Society of Architectural Historians

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Mallorie Chase_smMallorie Chase (M.A. 2011)

Ph.D. Program in the History of Art and Architecture at the University of California, Santa Barbara.  Research interests: Postcolonial urbanism, modern and contemporary architecture, visual cultures of the Lusophone world.

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Dallas DedmonDallas Dedmon (M.F.A. 2015)

images_smAssistant Professor at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU); Interior Designer, Insight Rendering & Design.

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Mark DavisonMark Davison (B.F.A. 2006)

Ph.D. program in Urban and Regional Planning, University of Florida

Previous: Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Business Administration and Management, General, Central European University; Master of Science (M.S.), Historic Preservation Planning, Pratt Institute

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Tyler Frazier_smTyler Frazier (B.F.A. 1999)

Geospatial Scientist, AidData, Williamsburg, VA; Research Assistant Professor in the Geospatial Sciences and Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Studies, Institute for the Theory & Practice of International Relations at College of William & Mary
Previous: Demographer/Planner, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, Georgetown, SC; Senior Research Scientist, Department of Transportation System Planning and Telematics – TU Berlin; Georgia Institute of Technology; Master of City and Regional Planning (MCRP), Environmental Planning and Management; Ph.D. (2011), Geography, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

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Nicholas FuquaNicholas Fuqua (M.F.A. 2010)

Ph.D. in History, School of Histories, Languages and Cultures, University of Liverpool. Research topic: a comparative architectural history of the 18th-century slave trade in Charleston and Liverpool
Previous: Planner, Office of Historic Preservation, City of San Antonio
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Marisa Gomez_smMarisa Gomez (B.F.A. 2007)

Ph.D. student in the Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures program, Department of Art History, University of Wisconsin

Previous: M.A. in Architectural History from the University of Texas at Austin

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Olivier MaeneOlivier Maene (B.F.A. 2014)

Ph.D. Global and Sociocultural Studies, Florida International University

Previous: M.Sc. student in Urban Studies, 4Cities Program, Københavns Universitet

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Erin McMahon_smErin McMahon (B.F.A. 2013)

M.F.A. Program in Historic Preservation, Savannah College of Art and Design

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Evan McWilliams2_cropEvan McWilliams (B.F.A. 2008; M.A. 2009)

Ph.D. (2016), History of Art, University of York (England); dissertation topic: The English Use: Liturgy and the Arts in the Church of England 1895-1965

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Claudia Rosa-Lopez portraitClaudia Rosa-López (M.F.A. 2011)

Director, Architectural Conservation Laboratory and Lecturer II, School of Architecture, ARQpoli Universidad Politécnica de Puerto Rico

Previous: Office of Design and Construction, Municipality of Bayamón, Puerto Rico

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nathan walkerNathaniel Walker (M.A. 2006)

Assistant Professor of Architectural History, College of Charleston

Previous: Ph.D. (2014), History of Art and Architecture, Brown University; Mitchell/Matthews Architects and Planners in Charlottesville, VA

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PROFESSIONAL PUBLIC SECTOR POSITIONS

Ruben AcostaRuben A. Acosta (M.F.A. 2010)

Survey and Registration Supervisor, Bureau of Historic Preservation, Florida Department of State, Tallahassee

Previous: National Register and Certified Local Governments Coordinator at Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Nebraska

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Renee BarnesRenee (Hutter) Barnes (M.F.A. 2006)

Historian, Cultural Resources Unit, Minnesota Department of Transportation

Previous: Architectural Historian at the following companies or agencies — Summit Envirosolutions; Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center; URS Corporation; LOPEZGARCIA GROUP

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Brittany Bryant_smBrittany Bryant (M.F.A. 2011)

Senior City Planner and Historic Preservation Specialist at City and County of Denver

Previous: Historic Preservation Planner, Chatham County-Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission

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Alesha CernyAlesha (Hauser) Cerny, LEED AP BD+C (M.A. 2011)

Historian at National Park Service, Midwest Regional Office, Cultural Resources, Omaha, Nebraska

Previous: Landscape Historian, National Park Service, Midwest Regional Office; Programs Coordinator, Thomasville Landmarks, Inc.

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Christen DeNicholas_smChristen DeNicholas (B.F.A. 2012)

Law Clerk, Office of the Louisiana Attorney General; Tulane University Law School
Doctor of Law (J.D.), Civil Law
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Amanda GierkeAmanda Gierke (B.F.A. 2015)

Architectural Historian, City of Annapolis; Architectural Historian, Civil Logistic

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patti-kuhn2_smPatti Kuhn (B.F.A. 2000)

Cultural Resource Manager for the National Park Service National Capital Region

Previous: Architectural Historian, Cultural Resources Group, Louis Berger Group, Inc., Washington, DC; M.A. in Historic Preservation/American Studies, George Washington University

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Todd LevineTodd Levine (M.F.A. 2003)

Architectural Historian, Connecticut State Historic Preservation Office

Previous: Architectural Historian, Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation

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Megan (Harrison) LordMegan (Harrison) Lord (M.A. 2011)

Director, Alexandria Historic Preservation Commission at City of Alexandria, Louisiana

Previous: Project Officer, Historic Building Recovery Grant Program, Louisiana Division of Historic Preservation

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CraigPotts_smCraig Potts (M.A. 2002)

Executive Director and State Historic Preservation Officer, Kentucky Heritage Council (SHPO)

Previous: Site Protection Program Manager, Kentucky Heritage Council (SHPO); Principal, Potts & Potts, LLC; Senior Architectural Historian, Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc.; Environmental Review Coordinator, Kentucky Heritage Council (SHPO)

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Kristin RourkeKristin Rourke (B.F.A. 2010)

Special Education Teacher, Baltimore City Teaching Residency

Previous: Preservation Intern, City of Charlottesville; M.A. in Architectural History, University of Virginia

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Glen Umberger_smGlen Umberger (M.F.A. 2015)

Manager, Special Projects, The New York Landmarks Conservancy; Adjunct Instructor, NYU School of Professional Studies

Previous: Research Intern, The New York Landmarks Conservancy

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Katherine WilliamsKatherine Williams (M.A. 2015)

Program Coordinator at Savannah Development and Renewal Authority

Previous: Education Intern, Savannah Stage Company

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PROFESSIONAL PRIVATE SECTOR POSITIONS

Bradley Allen_smBradley Allen (B.F.A. 2011)

Productions Manager, Renaissance Development D.C.

Previous: Architectural Editor, Fashion & Farm Country Magazine; M.A.H. in Architectural History, University of Virginia

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Kacie AlagaKacie Alaga (M.A. 2014)

Preservation Specialist & Interior Designer at Johnson-Schmidt, Architect, PC, Corning, New York

Previous: Designer & Project Manager at Michael Early Construction, San Diego, California

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Abhijit AthalyeAbhijit Athalye (M.A. 2004)

Project Manager at Sandeep Shikre & Associates, Mumbai, India

 Previous: Associate General Manager at Lodha Group; Independent Heritage Consultant, Mumbai; Senior Associate, Vikas Dilawari; Research Assistant, Virtual Historic Savannah Project, SCAD

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Kimberly BarnardKimberly Barnard (M.F.A. 2012)

Staff Scientist at ERM: Environmental Resources Management, Mentor, Ohio

Previous: Community Surveyor, Historic Preservation Corps for AmeriCorps

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Marc BelangerMarc Belanger (M.F.A. 2002)

Director of Advancement at Highland School, Warrenton, VA

Previous: Leadership Gift Officer at The Williston Northampton School, Springfield, Massachusetts; Director of Marketing, Historic Deerfield; Freelance Writer on Architecture, Port City Life Magazine

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Ian BraithwaiteIan Braithwaite (B.F.A. 2012)

Manager, Loot Drop Inc. (Game Development Company), Santa Clara, California; Managing Director, SteelPan Networks

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Lindsay CrossLindsay Cross (B.F.A. 2013)

Art Conservation Intern, Mervin Richard, Washington, DC; Non-Degree Post-Baccalaureate, George Mason University

Previous: MCI Paintings Conservation Intern, Jia-sun Tsang, Senior Paintings Conservator Smithsonian Institution, MCI, Suitland, Maryland

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Michela DavolaMichela Davola (M.F.A. 2013)

Assistant Director of Admissions, Montserrat College of Art, Saugus, Massachusetts

Previous: Admissions Counselor, Montserrat College of Art

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lady_profile_blankAmy Fehrenbacher (B.F.A. 2006)

Project Developer, Pace Community Action Agency, Inc., Evansville, IndianaPrevious: Wabash Valley Trust for Historic Preservation, Lafayette, IndianaClick here for her LinkedIn profile..
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Katheryn (Ferrall) Graff_2Katheryn (Ferrall) Graff (B.F.A. 2007)

Senior Historian, Edwards-Pitman Environmental Inc., Smyrna, GAPrevious: Staff historian, Kennedy Engineering and Associates Group; Principal Investigator, Historic Preservation Consulting; Historian, Historic Preservation Consulting
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Diane Galt_smDiane Galt (M.A. 2004)

Director of Facility Operations at Yale University School of DramaPrevious: Director of Operations, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York; Executive Director, Casa Del Herrero Foundation, in Santa Barbara, California
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Morgan HarrisonMorgan Harrison (M.F.A. 2006)

Senior Project Coordinator, Associate AIA, Good Fulton & Farrell; Professional Member, City of Dallas Historic District Task Forces

Previous: Job Captain, Associate AIA, Humphreys and Partners Architects, Dallas; Part Time Contract Employee, Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity; M.Arch., Architecture, Texas A&M University

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Carleen (Lawson) HuxleyCarleen (Lawson) Huxley (B.F.A. 2003)

Assistant Librarian at Jefferson County Community College, Watertown, New York

Previous: Reference Librarian, Bartlesville Public Library, Bartlesville, Oklahoma; Docent and Tours Coordinator, Price Tower Arts Center, Bartlesville, Oklahoma; Masters of Library and Information Science, Information Literacy and Youth Services,University of Oklahoma

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Martha (Gravely) MarcilleMartha (Gravely) Marcille (M.F.A. 2000)

Paralegal

Previous: tax incentives coordinator for the Federal Rehabilitation Investment Tax Credit program, the Georgia Preferential Tax Assessment program and the Georgia Income Tax Credit program for rehabilitated historic property, Historic Preservation Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources

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Lauren McCardelLauren McCardel (M.F.A. 2013)

Manager of Leadership Annual Giving at Philadelphia Museum of Art; Adjunct Professor, Messiah College

Previous: Architectural Historian/Administrative and Marketing Assistant, PZS Architects, Philadelphia; Adjunct Professor of Architectural History, Community College of Philadelphia

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Carmie (Jones) McDonaldCarmie (Jones) McDonald (M.A. 2006)

Director, Fox Theatre Institute, Atlanta

Previous: Program Manager and Program Assistant, Fox Theatre Institute; Publications Coordinator, Historic Savannah Foundation

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Andre NattaAndre Natta (B.F.A. 2000)

Digital Media Specialist, Southern Education Desk, WBHM, Birmingham; Founder, Publisher/Editor, The Terminal; Principal, Urban Conversations (Consulting)

Previous: Contributor, B-Metro; Vice President, Strategic & Community Planning, Fusion Advisory Services, LLC; Main Street Coordinator, Main Street Birmingham; Programs Assistant for Marketing, Savannah Development and Renewal Authority

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Emily PolgardiEmily Polgardi (M.A. 2014)

Architectural Historian & Preservationist, Sottile & Sottile, Urban Analysis and Design; Estate Sale Planner & Preservationist, Ware Street, LLC

 

Previous: Contract Property Manager, Classic Restorations LLC; Legal Administrative Assistant, Friedman, Martin, & Stevens, LLP

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Betsy PateBetsy Pate (M.F.A. 2007)

Cantor and Wedding Coordinator, First United Methodist Church, Birmingham, Alabama

Previous: Office Assistant, The Wininger Law Firm; Project Assistant, NHB Group; Administrative Assistant, Emory Kirkwood & Associates Architects, Inc.

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Andrew RemickAndrew Remick (M.A. 2011)

Associate Program Director, Notre Dame ACE Academies, University of Notre Dame

Previous: Visiting Fellow with the Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI), University of Notre Dame; Director, Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center; Assistant Editor, Sacred Architecture; Project Coordinator, University of Notre Dame

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Melanie (Smith) Spreen_cropMelanie (Smith) Spreen (M.F.A. 2011)

Project Architect specializing in historic rehabilitation and adaptive re-use projects, Domokur Architects, Brevard, NC

Previous: Architectural historian / historic architect, Sutherland Conservation & Consulting, Augusta, Maine

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Kathy Schnurr.jpgKathleen Schrurr (B.F.A. 2013)

Art Teacher, St. Francis Preparatory School, Bayside, NY

Previous: M.A.H., architectural history, University of Virginia

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Julie Smith.jpgJulie Smith (M.A. 2009)

After school Program Instructor, Summit School, Winston-Salem, NC

Previous: Preservation Consultant, David E. Gall, Architect, PA, Winston-Salem, NC; Administrative Researcher and Appraisal Data Manager; Integra Realty Resources, Charlotte, NC; Preservation Planner, Historic Charlotte, Inc.; Marketing and Development Assistant, Historic Charlotte, Inc.

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Caroline WarnerCaroline Warner (B.F.A. 2003)

Restore Place Yoga Owner and Instructor

Previous: Preservationist and Community Engagement Coordinator, Historic Richmond; Highway Marker Historian and Coordinator, VA Department of Historic Resources, Richmond; Inventory Registrar, Maryland Historical Trust (MHT), Annapolis; National and State Register Assistant, VA Dept. of Historic Resources (VDHR), Richmond; Certificate in Early American History, Material Culture, and Museum Studies, National Institute of American History & Democracy; M.A. in American Studies, College of William and Mary

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INDEPENDENT CONSULTANTS

.Laura Lee CorbettLaura Lee (Fisher) Corbett (M.F.A. 1999)

Principal at Laura Lee Corbett Consulting, Tallahassee, Florida; Adjunct Professor, Florida State University; and Historic Preservation Specialist, Federal Emergency Management Agency

Previous: Florida Main Street Coordinator, Florida Department of State; Main Street Manager, City of Lancaster, South Carolina

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Kimberly IrbyKimberly Irby (M.F.A. 2013)

Owner/Architectural Historian, Architectural & Historical Research Associates, LLC, Atlanta

Previous: Architectural History Consultant, AtlantaCAD Tech/Marketing Specialist, Kern-Coleman & Co., Savannah

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