Stephanie Meeks

Stephanie Meeks was the president and chief executive officer of the National Trust for Historic Preservation from 2010 to 2018. Under Meeks’s tenure, the National Trust launched an effort to highlight the critical connection between older buildings and vibrant cities, and spearheaded research reflecting the benefits of historic preservation in today’s urban areas. Before joining the National Trust, Stephanie served in several senior executive positions, including chief operating officer and acting president and chief executive officer, during her 17-year career with The Nature Conservancy, one of the world’s largest and most influential conservation organizations. Stephanie has served as Chair of the Board of the Potomac Conservancy and as a director of RARE, a U.S.-based conservation group that uses social marketing to address environmental challenges in communities around the world. She holds a BA in English from the University of Colorado and an MBA from George Washington University.

The Past & Future City - King County Sustainable Cities Roundtable

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 12:00pm PST
The Lodge Room
Washington Hall
153 14th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
United States

Thursday, January 12th, 12:00 – 1:30 PM PT

The Lodge Room

Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave,

Seattle, WA 98122

Brown Bag: As a lunchtime event, you are welcome to bring lunch to enjoy during the...

Thursday, January 12th, 12:00 – 1:30 PM PT

The Lodge Room

Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave,

Seattle, WA 98122

Brown Bag: As a lunchtime event, you are welcome to bring lunch to enjoy during the Roundtable

Join Island Press author and CEO of the National Trust for Historic Preservation Stephanie Meeks for a detailed look at the innovative ways historic preservation can create thriving communities. She will discuss the critical importance of preservation for all our communities, the ways the historic preservation field has evolved to embrace the challenges of the twenty-first century, and the innovative work being done in the preservation space now. 

Speaker

Stephanie Meeks, CEO of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and author of The Past and Future City

Spots are limited, please register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/king-county-sustainable-cities-roundtable-the-past-future-city-tickets-30304619934

SPUR San Francisco: The Past and Future City with Stephanie Meeks

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 12:30pm PST
SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
United States

SPUR San Francisco: The Past and Future City with Stephanie Meeks

 

SPUR Urban Center

654 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA ...

SPUR San Francisco: The Past and Future City with Stephanie Meeks

 

SPUR Urban Center

654 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA 94105-4015

Email address: publicprograms@spur.org

Phone: 415.781.8726

 

12:30 p.m. | Monday, January 9, 2017

 

As our cities continue to grow, the potential to use historic buildings becomes greater than ever. The new book The Past and Future City addresses how historic preservation can go beyond the physical renovation and activation of old buildings and address issues like affordable housing, inequality, sustainability and displacement. Join SPUR for a discussion about the changing role of preservation in our cities with the book’s author.

 

Admission

Free to the public

Pre-registration is not required for this event.

STEPHANIE MEEKS AT POLITICS AND PROSE

Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 3:30pm EDT
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008
United States

Author Stephanie Meeks discusses her new book The Past and Future Ciity: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities and its themes at...

Author Stephanie Meeks discusses her new book The Past and Future Ciity: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities and its themes at the famous DC bookstore and coffeehouse, Politics and Prose. More details here