Tamara Ludt 

Director of culture & Architectural historian

Tamara Halvorsen Ludt brings expertise in architectural history, research methods, and the preservation regulatory process to Preservation Design Works (PVN). Tamara holds a Master of Science in Heritage Conservation and Preservation from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and English Literature from St. Catherine University. Tamara’s projects at PVN have included numerous evaluations of historic significance, Section 106 reviews, historic tax credit applications, National Register nominations, tax credit feasibility studies, and grant writing. In addition to her work with PVN, Tamara has over a decade of management experience. Tamara meets the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualification Standards (36 CFR Part 61) in History and Architectural History.

Contact Tamara: Ludt@pvnworks.com

RECENT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Architectural Historian
Preservation Design Works, LLC (PVN)
Minneapolis, MN

Research Assistant  
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Architectural History Teaching Assistant
University of Minnesota, College of Design
Minneapolis, MN

LICENSES AND QUALIFICATIONS

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

  • History
  • Architectural History

EDUCATION

University of Minnesota, College of Design

  • Master of Science in Architecture, Heritage Preservation and Conservation

St. Catherine University

  • Bachelor of Arts, History and English Literature

Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

  • Section 106 Training in Washington, D.C.