Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology

2014 Edition
| Editors: Claire Smith

Ackerman, Lisa

  • Lisa AckermanEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-0465-2_1994

Basic Biographical Information

Lisa Ackerman is Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of World Monuments Fund and serves on the boards of Historic House Trust of New York City, New York Preservation Archive Project, and US/ICOMOS. She has previously served as Executive Vice-President of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.

Major Accomplishments

In 2007 Lisa Ackerman received the Historic District Council’s Landmarks Lion Award. In 2008 she was named the first recipient of the US/ICOMOS Ann Webster Smith Award for International Heritage Achievement.


Further Reading

  1. Di Giovine, M.A. 2009. The Heritage-scape: UNESCO, world heritage, and tourism. Lanham: Lexington Books.Google Scholar
  2. Serageldin, I., E. Shluger & J. Martin-Brown. (ed.) 2001. Historic cities and sacred sites. Cultural roots and urban futures. Washington (DC): The World Bank.Google Scholar
  3. Tung, A., 2001. Preserving the world’s great cities. The destruction and renewal of the historic Metropolis. New York: Clarkson Potter.Google Scholar

Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.World Monuments FundNew YorkUSA