2017 Missouri Preservation Conference

Rebecca Ward

Rebecca Ward RA, MHP
Historical Architect II
State Historic Preservation Office
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
1101 Riverside Drive – SHPO Office 1 East
P.O. Box 176 – Jefferson City, Missouri 65102
573.526.4241
rebecca.ward@dnr.mo.gov

Prior to joining the Missouri State Historic Preservation Office staff in October, Rebecca ran her own architectural firm specializes in preservation, building rehabilitation & sustainable design. She is a registered architect with over thirty years of professional experience. She earned her Bachelor of Architecture and a Bachelor of Environmental Design from the University of Kansas, and a Master of Heritage Preservation from Georgia State University. She has served on Historic Preservation Commissions in Georgia and Missouri. She served on the Old Town Cape Design Committee, was a founding member of Uptown Jackson (Main Street) and served on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Preservation prior to moving to Jefferson City. Rebecca was designated a Fellow of the James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation for Historic Preservation with the receipt of the 2014 Richard L. Blinder Award.