Quentin Collette


Quentin Collette provides building documentation and assessment, research and project management services as a Director for PVN. He brings a combined background of business management, design and construction history. Quentin has focused his extensive academic and professional career on historic preservation and preservation engineering. His education and project experience include international and National Historic Landmark sites. Quentin is a skilled researcher and efficient project manager. His expertise includes construction history and historical metal, masonry, and concrete structures. Quentin has spoken at national and international conferences. He is an active member of North American and European preservation and construction history networks.

Contact Quentin: collette@pvnworks.com

Recent Professional Experience

PVN, Minneapolis, MN

Post-Doctoral Researcher
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

Associate Relationship Manager - Wholesale Banking
ING Bank, Belgium

Project Engineer
Sparks Engineering, Inc., San Antonio, TX


Secretary of the Interior's Professional Qualification Standards (36 CFR Part 61)

  • Architecture
  • Historic Architecture


Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium

  • PhD in Civil Engineering, option in Architecture

Solvay Brussels School – Economics and Management, Brussels, Belgium

  • MS in Business Management, option in Marketing

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

  • MS in Civil Engineering, option in Architecture
  • BS in Civil Engineering, option in Architecture