Laura Panadero holds a BA in Art History and Archaeology from Tufts University, and an MS in Conservation and MA in Art History & Archaeology from the Conservation Center, The Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. She specializes in the conservation of photographic materials. She is currently the Craigen W. Bowen Paper Conservation Fellow at the Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies at the Harvard Art Museums. She has held previous positions at The Barbara Goldsmith Conservation Lab, NYU Libraries, The New-York Historical Society, The Museum of Modern Art, and the Weissman Preservation Center, Harvard University Libraries. She is currently serving as a Boston area Regional Liaison for AIC's Emerging Conservation Professionals Network (ECPN).