Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Wednesday 18th April 2018
The Suter gallery presents a talk on World Heritage Day by Jamie Jacobs, Heritage New Zealand’s newly appointed Central Region Director. Jamie will explore the relationships, affinities, and distinctions between the core functions of Heritage New Zealand, Pouhere Taonga, and the creation and maintenance of plans by district and regional councils and authorities. Jamie has had 18 years of experience in the field of heritage conservation. Originally from the United States, he worked for fifteen years in Washington, DC, as an architectural historian for the US National Park Service, which is the agency responsible for heritage conservation at the federal level of government.