Dr. Suzanne Bott is a geographer, urban planner, and conservation specialist. She worked previously with the College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture leading international heritage conservation programs and instructing international students on architectural regionalism and sense of place. She is now a research associate at the Arizona State Museum. Her interests involve cultivating and promoting meaning in the environment for well-being and preserving natural and cultural structures and landscapes of meaning. She is an advisor to UNESCO through the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) and has worked internationally on postwar reconstruction and places of reconciliation and healing.