July 28, 2017 (Providence, RI) – KITE Architects is pleased to announce that Principal Christine M. West, AIA, was named President of the Providence Revolving Fund board Wednesday the 26th of July during the group’s monthly meeting on the west side of Providence. Formerly serving as Secretary of the board, West has been a board member since 2009 and a resident of the Armory Historic District since 2004.
Established in 1980, The Providence Revolving Fund is a community-based, non-profit, development and lending corporation with a mission to preserve the city’s architectural heritage and stimulate community revitalization. The board is made up of community members that add expertise in banking, real estate development, law, historic preservation, architecture and social services.
In a statement made upon her appointment, West expressed “This organization has absolutely transformed Providence from downtown to the neighborhoods with their targeted investments and technical assistance. I am so proud of the work we’ve done to help our community restore and rebuild itself, and look forward to continued effectiveness.”