As a studio leader, Rebecca has managed a variety of projects for all types of building construction and has expertise in historic preservation and existing buildings.
Rebecca was the sixth Robert Silman Fellow for Preservation Engineering at the National Trust for Historic Preservation. While at the Trust, she worked on preservation and critical priority construction projects at the Trust’s historic sites nationwide.
Rebecca’s design experience ranges from iconic new construction projects to the complicated restoration of landmark buildings. A few notable projects are The REACH, an expansion of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory’s Palm Dome Restoration at the New York Botanical Gardens, and the renovation of the Educational Alliance flagship building on the Lower East Side, NY.
- International Association of Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE); Organizing Committee for 2019 Symposium; Organizing Committee of Future of Design Conference 2017, 2018; Working Commission 7: Sustainable Engineering, 2014; Commission 6: Sustainability, current member
- Association for Preservation Technology Northeast Chapter (APTNE); current President; Former Vice President; Former Secretary. Board Member
- New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Capital Projects Advisory Panel, Grant Review Panelist
- Lower East Side Tenement Museum, Preservation Advisory Committee
Areas of expertise:
- Historic preservation