Emma joined EverGreene in May 2016. As a conservator, she works closely with senior conservators in all aspects of historic conservation work, including research, condition assessments, conservation treatments, and materials testing and analysis. She also oversees on-site operations and daily needs of projects.
Prior to joining EverGreene, Emma worked as a preservationist at Bennett Preservation Engineering in Charleston, South Carolina, where she worked closely with an engineer and a conservator. The majority of her work involved on-site documentation, condition assessments, and the creation of construction documents.
Emma holds her BA in Historic Preservation and Art History from the College Charleston in South Carolina before earning a Masters in Preservation Studies from Tulane University, where she interned at Cypress Building Conservation and assisted architectural conservators on the restoration of historic wood windows. She is an active in member in several industry organizations including the American Institute of Conservation (AIC) and the Association of Preservation Technology, Washington DC Chapter.