Historic Preservation


Recent alumni

Lissa Schwab (M.F.A., historic preservation, 2006) was named tax incentive project coordinator for the Nebraska State Historical Society. Schwab manages applications for federal and state rehabilitation tax incentives for adaptive reuse of historic buildings.

Potential career

City and regional preservation planner or researcher

Recent Companies and Organizations

  • Adapt Engineering
  • Alaska Office of History and Archaeology
  • American Institute of Architects
  • Andres Construction
  • Annapolis, Maryland, Office of Planning and Zoning
  • Archibald Smith Plantation House
  • Architectural Digest
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • Association for Preservation Technology International
  • Association for the Preservation of Historic Congressional Cemetery
  • Bluffton, South Carolina
  • Center for History
  • City of Los Angeles
  • City of Savannah
  • Clayton County, Georgia
  • Coastal Heritage Society
  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • Connect Savannah
  • Conrad Schmitt Studios Inc.
  • Davenport House Museum
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Full Spectrum Glass
  • Georgia Mountains Regional Commission
  • Governor William Owsley House Museum
  • Greenline Architecture
  • Historic Charlotte Inc.
  • Historic Savannah Foundation
  • History Center of Olmsted County
  • Kentucky Heritage Council
  • LaBrie Consulting LLC
  • Miami Dade College
  • Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
  • Nebraska State Historical Society
  • New Bedford Whaling Museum
  • New Paltz, New York
  • New York City Department of Parks and Recreation
  • North Carolina Historic Preservation
  • Paradise Garden Foundation
  • Please Touch Museum
  • Preservation Detroit
  • Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach
  • Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans
  • Re:Muse-icology
  • Resiliency Preparatory School
  • SCAD Museum of Art
  • SUPERSTRUCTURES Engineers + Architects
  • Sandvick Architects
  • Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
  • Telfair Museums
  • The Christman Company
  • Tidewater Preservation