Washington Trust

The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation advocates for the preservation and revitalization of Washington State’s historic buildings and districts and facilitates numerous state-funded programs, including the Main Street Program which aims to renew the downtowns of communities across the state.

Principal David Strauss has served on the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation’s Board of Directors since 2009 and was president from 2013-2015. Principal Kevin Kane is a board member of the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation.


Below are presentations we have made at past RevitalizeWA conferences.

Lively engagement results in extraordinary places.

SHKS Architects finds elegance in necessity, elevating the core principles of each unique site and building project to reflect our clients' aspirations.

Through collaboration, care, craft, and discovery, we reveal architecture's inherent optimism, contributing to our local community and to the global stewardship of natural and built environments.