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…

Katharine Robinson

Katharine S. “Kitty” Robinson is President and CEO of Historic Charleston Foundation, a non­profit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting…

Scott Parker

Scott Parker co­founded DesignWorks in 1994 when he relocated his practice to Charleston, South Carolina from Cambridge, Massachusetts. Scott began…

Darla Moore

Darla Moore was the founder and initial benefactor of the Charleston Parks Conservancy. Prior to her retirement, she served as…

Charles McLendon

Charles “Charley” McLendon, Jr. is the managing principal and owner of Laurens Capital Advisors, an investment and advisory firm focused…

M. Anthony McAlister, Jr.

M. Anthony McAlister Jr. is the president and founder of McAlister Development Co., a real estate development firm specializing in…