Kellam de Forest Wins Jacaranda Award for Outstanding Community Service
Seemingly born to champion beautification in the areas of preservation, protection, and restoration of historic resources including natural, architectural, or cultural, Kellam de Forest will receive Santa Barbara Beautiful’s 2016 Jacaranda Award for Outstanding Community Service.
As a founding member of the Pearl Chase Society and a longtime chair of their Preservation Committee, Kellam has been involved in all aspects of their important preservation work.
Kellam is an outstanding director and contributor to the Pearl Chase Society. He exemplifies the Society’s mission to preserve the rich architectural and landscape history of Santa Barbara. Approaching his 90th year he remains the activist and spokesman, attending all HLC and ABR design meetings.Steve Dowty, Pearl Chase Society President