A Principal with JLK, Meg is both an architect and an architectural historian. She has nearly 20 years of experience in Preservation and Architectural Practice. She has managed complex restoration projects and coordinated detailed preservation reports. She is adept at building surveys, condition assessments, feasibility studies, preservation plans, building histories, and works with landmark districts. She managed the restoration of Shaw’s Ragdale House, the ongoing restoration of the 1931 Battledeck House and is liaison with the University of Illinois, the City of Chicago, and the Chicago Transit Authority for historic preservation services.
Meg earned a Master of Architecture, Design from the University of Texas at Austin, where she was a University Fellow. She also earned a Master of Architectural History and Theory with a concentration in Philosophy from UT. Prior to that she graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Science in Cultural Anthropology. She is a member of the AIA Historic Resources Committee, the Association for Preservation Technology, and the Society for Industrial Archaeology. She speaks around Chicago on preservation topics and recent work for the AIA and Landmarks Illinois.