Claudia Guerra is San Antonio's first Cultural Historian, a position in the Office of Historic Preservation created in 2014. As Cultural Historian, Guerra engages the San Antonio community in identifying places of cultural significance, working with a multi-cultural and multi-generational citizenry, fostering the next generation of heritage stewards, as well as including voices who may feel disenfranchised from historic preservation. Using principles from international perspectives on living heritage, her goal is to expand understanding of heritage and to develop holistic policies that perpetuate tangible and intangible resources.
Friday, November 22
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM