Michigan Historic Preservation Network


Connections: People, Pathways, and Preservation

Virtual From Michigan

Registration allows access to session recordings through 12/31/2021.

Offering Credits for:

Continuing Education - APA-AICP - 2016
Continuing Education - Michigan Citizen Planner - 2014


Thursday, May 13, 1:30-2:30 P.M. 

“Looking Back So We Can Move Forward—Connecting Communities to Their History”

Presented by Kamla Lewis 

Director of Neighborhood Revitalization, Shaker Heights, Ohio

Sponsored by

Warner Norcross + Judd LLP | Melinda A. Hill | Eastern Michigan University – Historic Preservation Program | Kidorf Preservation Consulting | Michigan Historic Preservation Network Board, Emeriti, Committees, Partners, and Staff | Sandra S. Clark, Michigan History Center | Martha MacFarlane-Faes | Artisan Renovations LLC


The Friday Plenary

Lauren A. Hood
AfroUrbanist and planning practitioner working at the intersection of Black aspiration and city change .

Amber N. Mitchell
Director of Programs at STEM NOLA, and former Assistant Director of Public Engagement at The National WWII Museum in New Orleans

Dawn DiPrince
Chief Operating Officer for History Colorado and the former director of El Pueblo History Museum


Denise McGeen
President, MHPN

Mark Rodman
Executive Director, MHPN

Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Senator Wayne Schmidt

Representative Ben Frederic

Special State Rehabilitation Tax Credit Session

Mark Rodman
Executive Director, MHPN, Lansing

Robbert McKay
Historical Architect, State Historic Preservation Office, Lansing

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Virtual Vendors’ Showcase

Visit the Virtual Vendors’ Showcase anytime to see the resources, products, and services offered by a wide variety of preservation specialists.

Thursday, May 13, 9:00 A.M.–11:00 A.M.
On Thursday morning during our Special Vendor Sessions, connect with various vendors and hear about their work.

Sponsored by

Wolverine Building Group | 730 Eddy Studios | Adair Restoration LLC | Butcher & Butcher Construction Company, Inc. | Cusack’s Masonry Restoration, Inc. | Past Perfect, Inc. | Sanders & Czapski Associates, PLLC

The 41st Annual Statewide Preservation Conference is underwritten through the generous support of 

State Historic Preservation Office - 2020

Thank You to Our 2021 Conference Sponsors