What Is Museum SOS

Lisa Kronthal
Conservator of
Natural Sciences Collections,

American Museum of
Natural History
[email protected]


Lisa Kronthal

Lisa Kronthal is the Conservator of Natural Sciences Collections at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City and has held this post since September 2001. Her focus in this position in on preventive conservation as it applies to scientific collections; specifically, risk assessment, disaster planning, preparation and education. Before this she worked in the Anthropology Department at the AMNH investigating and treating the archaeological and ethnographic collections holdings within that department for exhibition or loan. She obtained an M.A. in conservation from the State University College at Buffalo, Art Conservation Department and a B.A. from the University of Rochester.

Back to top