Architectural Archives

Heather Isbell Schumacher

Archivist

Heather Isbell Schumacher is archivist of the Architectural Archives. She oversees the processing of collections and as part of a larger professional team, provides access to the rich historical material housed at the Archives. Heather received her master’s degree in public history from Temple University in 2010. Before joining PennDesign in 2016, she served as Curator of Images at the Delaware Historical Society where she managed photograph and audiovisual collections and produced collections-based content for a variety of regional media outlets including WHYY and Delaware First Media. Her previous work has also included teaching, exhibition research, and grant writing.