Associate Paper Conservator

KeshaKesha Talbert joined ECS in 2012 as an Assistant Paper Conservator. She earned her Master’s degree in Art Conservation with a specialization in paper conservation from the State University of New York Buffalo State College. During her graduate studies she completed internships at the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Fine Art Conservation and Technical Services in Clarence Center, NY and Great Lakes Art Conservatory. Kesha also has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Conservation from the University of Delaware. Prior to attending graduate school she worked as a conservation technician and intern in several museums including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, University of Pennsylvania Museum, Winterthur Museum and the National Museum of American History working within a variety of disciplines of conservation such as textiles and objects.

Kesha is a member of the American Institute for Conservation (AIC), the Southeastern Regional Conservation Association (SERCA) and the North Carolina Preservation Consortium (NCPC).