Matt Ottinger joined our staff in the fall of 2018 as Director of Facilities, a new position created to address our growing needs as we expand our headquarters. Matt oversees the management of our physical plant, including maintenance, environmental systems, and safety and security programs. He is also a key member on our 97 Newbury Street planning team. Matt joins us after eleven years of facilities and preservation work at the Bostonian Society/Old State House. A preservationist and historian by education and training, Matt’s earlier experience includes historic preservation work in Boston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, and Minnesota. He presently serves as a trustee of Boston’s South End Historical Society, where he advises their preservation activities.