Rebecca Kirsch

Rebecca Kirsch has a Bachelor’s degree in Conservation and Restoration, and an MA in the Conservation of Historic Objects from the University of Lincoln. Following this, she completed internships with the National Maritime Museum and the Vienna Museum of Ethnology, specialising in organic materials. Rebecca has worked for a number of National and International museums, galleries, heritage charities and private practices. She has been the Director of the Leather Conservation Centre since 2018.


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