Personnel and Qualifications

Jon_Brandon_Linda_CoitJon Brandon, founder of East Point Conservation, has over 26 years of experience in the conservation of wooden artifacts. Jon is certified by the Smithsonian Institution as a furniture conservator and trained at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston for two years. He is the former Chair of the New England Conservation Association and is a professional member of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC).

Linda Coit, associate conservator, is apprentice trained with over 10 years of experience in private practice. Linda has special expertise in preserving original finishes and matching wood finishes.

The staff at East Point Conservation is continually refining their skills and knowledge through related course work, research, seminars, workshops and exchanges with other conservation professionals.