The chairperson of the Lithuanian National Commission for Cultural Heritage Evelina Karalevičienė was born on October 19th 1978 in Kaunas, Lithuania. Evelina Karalevičienė is an art critic, architectural theorist and the specialist-expert of preservation of immovable cultural heritage.
She has got the bachelor’s and master’s degrees (cultural property protection program) of arc critics in Vytautas Magnus University. She received the award from the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences for the master’s thesis “Contemporary restoration in Kaunas: legal, practical and socio-cultural aspects” in 2008.
Evelina Karalevičienė is a member of the Heritage Commission e since 2014. In 2015, she has become a chairperson of the Heritage Commission and has been elected for the second cadency in 2017.