Behind-the-scenes at the National Cathedral

Cleveland Park Library

Behind-the-scenes at the National Cathedral

Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 7 p.m.

Michelle Kayon, Director of Facilities and Preservation, will discuss ongoing and future architectural projects, maintenance, and renovations at this iconic Washington landmark.

Watch the conversation live on YouTube.

Michelle Kayon joined the Cathedral in 2020 and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Cathedral facilities, as well as major architectural projects, maintenance and renovations at the Cathedral. She is the first woman in the history of the Cathedral to hold the position of chief architect.

Before joining the Cathedral, she worked with the Architect of the Capitol where she was instrumental in the ongoing renovation to the Cannon House Office Building and the recent restoration of the Capitol Dome.

Michelle has also overseen renovation projects at the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Zoo, Department of Justice, and other sites across Washington, including the renewal of the Warner Theatre.

She has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Architecture from Columbia University.

The Tuesday Talk Series is presented by the DC Public Library in partnership with the Cleveland Park Main Street, Cleveland Woodley Park Village, and Woodley Park Main Street.
 

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Add to Calendar 18-05-2021 19:00:00 18-05-2021 20:00:00 Behind-the-scenes at the National Cathedral Michelle Kayon, Director of Facilities and Preservation, will discuss ongoing and future architectural projects, maintenance, and renovations at this iconic Washington landmark. Watch the conversation live on YouTube. Michelle Kayon joined the Cathedral in 2020 and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Cathedral facilities, as well as major architectural projects, maintenance and renovations at the Cathedral. She is the first woman in the history of the Cathedral to hold the position of chief architect. Before joining the Cathedral, she worked with the Architect of the Capitol where she was instrumental in the ongoing renovation to the Cannon House Office Building and the recent restoration of the Capitol Dome. Michelle has also overseen renovation projects at the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Zoo, Department of Justice, and other sites across Washington, including the renewal of the Warner Theatre. She has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Architecture from Columbia University. The Tuesday Talk Series is presented by the DC Public Library in partnership with the Cleveland Park Main Street, Cleveland Woodley Park Village, and Woodley Park Main Street.   A Know Your Neighborhood Series The Know Your Neighborhood series celebrates what makes District neighborhoods unique, helps to connect neighbors, and builds community pride. Find more Know Your Neighborhood programs at dclibrary.org/calendar. false DD/MM/YYYY