National Alliance of Preservation Commissions (NAPC) is governed by a board of directors composed of current and former members and staff of local preservation commissions and Main Street organizations, state historic preservation office staff, and other preservation and planning professionals, with the Chair, Chair-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, and Chairs of the board committees serving as the Board’s Executive Committee.


  • Cory Kegerise, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania | Chair
  • Walter Gallas, Baltimore City Department of Planning, Maryland | Secretary
  • Collette Kinane, Raleigh Historic Development Commission, North Carolina | Treasurer


  • Deborah Andrews, City of Portland, Maine
  • Nathan Bevil, Ohio History Connection, Ohio
  • Betsy Bradley, Spokane Historic Preservation Commission/Goucher College Historic Preservation Program, Washington State
  • Mindy Crawford, Preservation Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania
  • Tim Frye, New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, New York
  • Briana Paxton-Grosicki, PlaceEconomics, Georgia
  • Jacqueline Johnson, Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities, Virginia
  • Michael Koop, Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office Minnesota
  • Caroline Labiner, Harvard Heights and Windsor Square Historic Preservation Overlay Zone Boards, California
  • Paula Mohr, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, Iowa
  • Mark Rodman, Michigan Historic Preservation Network, Michigan
  • J. Todd Scott, King County Historic Preservation Program, Washington State
  • Matt Synatschk, Land Use Consultant, Texas
  • Phil Thomason, Thomason and Associates, Tennessee
NAPC is seeking volunteers to help advance its mission of providing education and technical assistance to local preservationists, particularly those involved in the work of local preservation commissions.  Volunteers may serve on a variety of committees and in other capacities that take advantage of their individual skills and experiences.  Editorial and production work on The Alliance Review, membership recruitment and retention, resources development, education programs and technical assistance are just a few of the possibilities.  Join us today to make a difference in the future of preservation by contacting NAPC at 757-802-4141 or