Microscope Architectural Conservation Services
Historic materials and building assessment & analysis


Architectural Conservation Services, Bristol, RI Principal/Architectural Conservator
Vernacular Architecture Forum 2001, Newport, RI Conference Coordinator
Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission, Providence, RI Conference Coordinator
Coggeshall Farm Museum, Bristol, RI Historical Interpreter
Preservation Society of Newport Co, Newport, RI Tour Guide
Vaughan's Carpentry, Fredonia, NY Owner
Fredonia Opera House, Fredonia, NY Clerk of the Works


Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI Historic Preservation
SUNY College at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY Art History


  • 2005 Materials Conservation Award for the Maddock Alumni Center/Goddard-Iselin House, Providence Preservation Society,
  • 2001 Excellence in Historic Preservation Award for Joseph Smith Farmhouse, Preservation League of New York State,
  • 1999 Preservation Craftsmanship Award for Fleur-de-Lys Arts Studio, Providence Preservation Society,
  • A.J. Patti Memorial Scholarship recipient, SUNY College at Fredonia


Guest Lecturer

  • The Analysis of Historic Decorative Finishes, BAC, Boston, MA, Fredonia State College, Fredonia, NY and Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI
  • Paint Analysis and the use of Color Systems, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY
  • Edward Burnett, Gentlemen's Farm Designer, slide lecture, Southborough, MA
  • Stucco Restoration of the Fleur-de-Lys, slide lecture, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI

Historic Paint Demonstrations

  • Coggeshall Farm Museum, Bristol, RI
  • Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, MA
  • Paul Revere House, Boston, MA
  • Harrison-Grey-Otis House, SPNEA, Boston, MA
  • Smith's Castle, Wickford, RI


  • Vernacular Architecture Forum (VAF)
  • Society for Industrial Archeology (SIA)
  • American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC)
  • New England Conservation Association (NECA)