Katherine Wonson is the Director of the Western Center for Historic Preservation (WCHP), the new western branch of the Historic Preservation Training Center. Katherine is based out of Moose, Wyoming, and came to WCHP from Grand Teton National Park in 2014 where she served as the cultural resources specialist. Katherine currently serves as an advisory board member for the Alliance for Historic Wyoming and the president of the Teton County Historic Preservation Board.
Katherine received her master’s degree from Columbia University in Historic Preservation in 2008 and an advanced certificate from the University of Pennsylvania in 2011. Outside of work hours she enjoys introducing her two young children to the mountain sports that first drew her to Wyoming in 2003.