Elizabeth is a copywriter, educator and licensed tour guide specializing in New York City neighborhoods and architectural history. Her skills and breadth of knowledge on all things NYC come from years of exploring the city’s deepest and undiscovered pockets, beginning in the research department of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission. Elizabeth was the Program Manager for openhousenewyork during its first three years, helping launch what has since become one of NYC’s most cherished and celebrated architecture and design events. From 2008-2012, she served as the Director of Preservation and Research at the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation, where she performed extensive research, led tours and lectured about the landmarks process, preservation and history. Elizabeth is the founder of The Wooden House Project and currently copywrites for a number of companies including TOWN Residential and Color + Information. Elizabeth holds a B.A. from New York University and an M.S. in Historic Preservation from Pratt Institute’s Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment, where she currently teaches.