Paul E. Kuenstner ’80 retired as executive director of the Association for Preservation Technology International (APT), where he had worked for four years, in January 2021. Prior to joining APT in 2017, Paul had a 19-year tenure as vice president of Fidelity Investments' Fidelity Foundation. Earlier in his career, he was a senior project manager for QVC, a vice president of Citibank, and a senior project manager at Chemical Bank.
Kuenstner graduated from Swarthmore College in 1980 with a B.A. in English literature. He went on to complete a master’s in architecture at Columbia University in 1983 and an M.B.A. in finance at New York University in 1987.