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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 2020 are listed below. The location and schedule for each review board meeting will be linked below 30 days prior to every meeting.

How to Register for the August 14 Review Board Meeting

The August 14, 2020 Review Board Meeting will be held via a Zoom webinar. Members of the public who would like to attend the meeting should register in advance via the link below. You may request to speak regarding items listed on the August 2020 agenda when you register online or during the public meeting.

https://wisconsinhistory.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jFhlpeTSSdKENd6OmqqsuA

After you register, you will receive additional instructions for how to join the meeting on August 14. Attendees can join via a computer or phone. All attendees will be muted during the meeting until those registered to speak are recognized by the chair.

2020 Review Board Members

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

Sergio Gonzalez
History Committee
Milwaukee, WI
Term: 2019-2022

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

Carol McChesney Johnson
Review Board Vice Chair

Architecture Committee
Mount Horeb, WI
Term: 2017-2022

Dan J. Joyce
Anthropology Committee
Kenosha, WI
Term: 2005-2022

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

Neil Prendergast
History Committee
Stevens Point, WI
Term: 2012-2022

Matt Sadowski
History Committee
Racine, WI
Term: 2019-2022

Amy Scanlon
Architecture Committee
Madison, WI
Term: 2019-2022

Sissel Schroeder
Anthropology Committee Chair
Madison, WI
Term: 2006-2021

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

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

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

Melinda Young
Review Board Chair

Anthropology Committee
Lac Du Flambeau, WI
Term: 2017-2022

Donna Zimmerman
Architecture Committee Chair
Amherst Junction, WI
Term: 2005-2022

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