Skip Navigation
Michigan State Housing Development AuthorityMichigan.gov, Official Web Site for the State of Michigan
Michigan.gov Home
close print view

Michigan State Historic Preservation Review Board

The Michigan State Historic Preservation Review Board is appointed by the Governor. The Board reviews and approves each national register nomination prior to submission to the Keeper of the National Register; has appellate jurisdiction under the Local Historic Districts Act, as amended, and provides general advice, guidance, and professional recommendations to the State Historic Preservation Office on matters related to historic preservation.

The board is composed of professionals in the fields of architecture, American history, architectural history, cultural geography, prehistoric and historic archaeology, historic preservation, and related disciplines. The current board includes the following members:

Richard Harms, PhD; Chair
Curator of Archives, Calvin College
Term expires: December 31, 2014
Field of expertise: History

Lynn L. M. Evans, PhD; Vice Chair
Curator of Archaeology, Mackinac Island State Park Commission
Term expires: December 31, 2014
Field of expertise: Historical Archaeology

Janese Chapman
City Planner, Detroit Historic Designation Advisory Board
Term expires: December 31, 2013
Field of expertise: Historic Preservation

Dale Allen Gyure, PhD
Professor of Architecture, Lawrence Technological University
Term Expires: December 31, 2016
Field of Expertise: Architecture

Misty Jackson, PhD
Principal, Arbre Croche Cultural Resources
Term Expires: December 31, 2015
Field of Expertise: Historical Archaeology

Ms. Elisabeth Knibbe, FAIA
Principal, Quinn Evans Architects
Term expires: December 31, 2015
Field of expertise: Architecture

Ted Ligibel, PhD
Director, Historic Preservation Program, Eastern Michigan University
Term expires: December 31, 2013
Field of expertise: Architectural History

Jennifer L. Radcliff
Principal, Preservation Advantage Consultants
Term expires: December 31, 2016
Field of expertise: Historic Preservation

Ronald D. Staley
Vice President, The Christman Company
Term expires: December 31, 2015
Field of expertise: Historic Preservation Construction

Review board meetings typically are held triannually (January, May, and September).

State Historic Preservation Review Board Meetings

The agendas and minutes for the State Historic Preservation Review Board meetings can be found at the links below.

QR code

Michigan.gov Home
Michigan NewsMichigan.gov Survey


Copyright © 2001-2014 State of Michigan