Eastern Washington University, B.A. History
Northern Kentucky University, M.A. Public History
Reilly earned his bachelor’s degree in History and minor in Geography from Eastern Washington University in June 2020. During this time, Reilly was introduced to historic preservation in his hometown of Spokane, Washington in the city’s historic preservation office. He decided to go to Northern Kentucky University for graduate school to gain more hands-on experience in the field. Reilly worked with the City of Newport, Kentucky in the historic preservation office during his schooling. He earned his master’s degree in Public History in December 2021. He then worked on various projects around the Cincinnati area before returning to Spokane for a year. Reilly returned to Kentucky in May 2023 to begin working for CRA as an Architectural Historian.
In Reilly’s spare time, he enjoys watching a variety of sports and playing soccer and golf.