Building a Place for History
David Abramson, AIA is a Principal at The CTS Group Architecture/Planning in Chatham, NJ. He received a Bachelor of Architecture at the University of Illinois and a Master of Science in Historic Preservation from Columbia University. Since 1976 he has been a member of The New Jersey State Review Board for Historic Sites and for 20 years served on the Newark’s Landmarks and Preservation Commission, 9 of them as Chairperson. He has devoted his career to restoration and historic preservation on a wide variety of projects which included detailed conditions assessments as well as restoration construction. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the NJDEP Historic Preservation Office’s 1995 Excellence in Historic Preservation award for the restoration of the Sawmill at Double Trouble State Park. He was the partner-in-charge for both of CTS’ 2016 Merit and Honor awards in Historic Preservation from AIA New Jersey. He is excited to participate with exceptional colleagues in this seminar.