Wisconsin Historical Society

Organizational Description

About the Historic Preservation Review Board

About the Historic Preservation Review Board | Wisconsin Historical Society

What is the Historic Preservation Review Board?

The Governor appointed Historic Preservation Review Board reviews and acts on nominations to the State Register and the National Register of Historic Places. The 15-member board consists of nine professionals in the fields of architecture, archaeology, art history, and history; and six professionals in related fields, including landscape architecture, law, urban and regional planning, and real estate. Board members serve on one of three committees: Architecture, History or Anthropology.

When does the Historic Preservation Review Board meet?

The Review Board meets quarterly and its meetings are open to the public. The meeting dates for 2017 are listed below. The location and schedule for each review board meeting will be posted below 30 days prior to every meeting.

  • February 24, 2017 (PDF, 59 KB)
  • May 19, 2017 (PDF, 44 KB)
  • August 18, 2017 (PDF, 45 KB)
  • December 1, 2017

2017 Review Board Members

Bruce Block
History Committee
Milwaukee, WI
Term: 2004-2016

Carlen Hatala
Architecture Committee
Milwaukee, WI
Term: 2005-2020

Carol McChesney Johnson
Architecture Committee
Mount Horeb, WI
Term: 2017-2018

Dan J. Joyce
Anthropology Committee
Kenosha, WI
Term: 2005-2017

Kubet Luchterhand
Anthropology Committee
Ellison Bay, WI
Term: 2004-2019

David V. Mollenhoff
History Committee
Madison, WI
Term: 2006-2018

Neil Prendergast
Review Board Vice-Chair
History Committee
Stevens Point, WI
Term: 2012-2019

Sissel Schroeder
Anthropology Committee Chair
Madison, WI
Term: 2006-2018

Valentine Schute, Jr.
Architecture Committee Chair
La Crosse, WI
Term: 1993-2020

Daniel J. Stephans
Architecture Committee
Madison, WI
Term: 2005-2020

Paul Wolter
History Committee Chair
Baraboo, WI
Term: 2012-2018

Melinda Young
Anthropology Committee
Lac Du Flambeau, WI
Term: 2017-2019

Donna Zimmerman
Review Board Chair
Architecture Committee
Stevens Point, WI
Term: 2005-2017

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