FOBH Board Member

Tina Kaasmann-Dunn is a native Islander and a well-respected Staten Island historian. She is a past board member of the S.I. Preservation League, the Conference House Association, and the Tottenville Historical Society. Tina is semi-retired after a long career as a restorer of antique cane and rush chair seats, working with individuals, antique stores, museums and collectors of early 17th century English and Dutch furniture. Her family home, where she grew up, is adjacent to the Olmsted house. Her deep interest in the history of her surroundings has made her a passionate preservationist.