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Kalen D. McNabb

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Kalen McNabb, Architectural Conservator, received his Master of
Science in Historic Preservation with a concentration on materials
conservation from the University of Pennsylvania. With undergraduate
degrees in Historic Preservation and Geology from the College
of Charleston, Kalen’s experience includes extensive laboratory
materials analysis, archaeology, and stone conservation. His masters
thesis explored the use of an elastified ethyl silicate consolidant on an
argillaceous limestone column at Mission San José Convento, in San
Antonio, Texas. His previous work in preservation includes working as
a conservation intern at Building Conservation Associates (BCA) in
NYC, and working as a post graduate conservation intern at the Architectural
Conservation Lab at the University of Pennsylvania.