Sydney Schwiebert

Sydney grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois and came to Charleston on a volleyball scholarship where she fell…

Alison Warburton

Originally from Rhode Island, Ali moved to Charleston 5 years ago to pursue her career in Event Management. Prior to…

Darlene Heater

Darlene joined the Charleston Parks Conservancy in June 2023 as Executive Director and CEO. Prior to her role at the…

Katie Bell

Katie joined the Conservancy in May 2023.  Her love of plants has been a lifelong affair. Growing up…

Elliot Acevedo

Though his horticulture career started later in life, Elliot Acevedo found a love for plants at a young age by…

Emily Topham

Emily joined the Conservancy in March 2023 as Development Manager.  Prior to joining the Conservancy she served as…

Gilza Smith

Gilza joined the Conservancy in March 2023 after 17 years as office manager of a growing architectural firm in Norwalk,…

Kate White

Kate joined the Conservancy in May 2022 as Director of Horticulture. Kate’s love of Horticulture and Gardens developed at a…

Sam Owen

Sam joined the Parks Conservancy in December 2022 as the Development and Marketing Coordinator. With over five years of experience…

Robert McCombs

Robert moved to Charleston in 2016 and began working as a landscape technician for the Sanctuary Hotel and Spa on…