Kelly Carroll

Kelly Carroll

Adjunct Instructor

Kelly Carroll is an award-winning preservation professional. As Executive Director of the Atlantic Avenue Business Improvement District in Brooklyn, New York, she is the liaison to 300 small businesses and the face of “Brooklyn’s Main Street.”  As the former Director of Advocacy & Community Outreach at the Historic Districts Council, she was the point person to 500+ community groups. Her work was instrumental in the designation of several NYC historic districts and individual landmarks. Kelly received an MS in Historic Preservation from Columbia University. She teaches historic preservation courses at the Center for Publishing and Applied Liberal Arts at NYU SPS. She serves on the board of the Art Deco Society of New York and on a committee for the Crown Heights North Association.

Currently Teaching

Preserving Historic Neighborhoods

Gain a community-based view of how neighborhoods use the New York City Landmarks Law to determine the future of their communities.