Matthew Chalifoux, principle and senior historic preservation expert with EYP Architecture and Engineering, has more than 30 years of professional experience, including 28 years of specialization in the field of historic preservation. His portfolio focuses on the challenge of managing change in public architecture. All of Chalifoux’s projects involve the sensitive insertion of modern systems, providing modern technology and environmental control while maintaining the historic integrity of the building and site.
Christina Collester is a registered fire protection engineer with RTM Consultants Inc. She has 25 years of experience in fire protection systems design and analysis, including preparation of specifications and design drawings, cost estimating, review of construction documents, and construction inspections. Collester provides code consulting services to architects and building owners for new buildings, additions, and renovations. Previous projects include high-rise office buildings, medical centers, shopping malls, detention and correctional facilities, residential, industrial, commercial, and government facilities.