Georgia National Register Review Board

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Board Members


  • Alex Sweeney (Savannah) is a prehistoric archaeologist and Branch Manager of Brockington Cultural Resource Consulting’s Savannah office.
  • Sue Moore is a professor emerita of anthropology at Georgia Southern University. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Florida.  Her interests include 18th-20th century American historical archaeology. 


  • Celine Gladwin (Valdosta) received her Master of Architecture degree from Harvard.  She has been involved in preservation issues in Florida and Georgia and now serves as president of BFB Gladwin Architects.
  • Joe Smith (Madison). Joe’s architectural firm focuses on historic preservation in their restoration and rehabilitation work. He also serves on the Madison Historic Preservation Commission and has served as a speaker at many HPC training events in Georgia.

Architectural Historian

  • Tom Taylor. Tom has been a professor of historic preservation at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah since 2009.  He received his Ph.D from George Washington University and did undergraduate study at the University of Virginia. Prior to coming to Georgia, he was the chief architectural conservator for The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.


  • Karen Huebner (Atlanta) received a Masters in Historic Preservation from Columbia University.  She is the past Executive Director of the Atlanta Urban Design Commission and currently works as a consultant.
  • Willie Burns (Washington), a former law enforcement officer, served two terms as the mayor of Washington, GA before becoming the first permanent director of the Georgia Conference of Black Mayors.
  • Cari Goetcheus (Athens) is Associate Professor in the UGA College of Environment and Design.


  • Ann McCleary coordinates the public history program and the museum studies program at the University of West Georgia.  She received her Ph.D. from Brown University.  Her research interests focus on American social and cultural history, especially material culture, vernacular architecture, women’s history, rural history, American folklife, and oral history.
  • Keith Hebert is an assistant professor and public history program officer at Auburn University, but lives in Bremen, Georgia.   He received his Ph.D from Auburn University.  His interests include the Confederate home front during the Civil War and 20th-century American visionary art environments. 

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Who to contact:

Stephanie Cherry-Farmer, National Register and Survey Program Manager, 770-389-7843

Christy Atkins, National Register Historian, 770-389-7838