The Nation’s First Preservation Organization

The Preservation Society of Charleston is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of Charleston’s distinct character, quality of life, and diverse neighborhoods.

What We Do

Preservation Society of Charleston Staff

Preservation Society of Charleston Board

Executive Committee

  • Elizabeth Kirkland Cahill, Chair
  • W. Andrew Gowder, Jr., Vice Chair
  • Elizabeth M. Hagood, Secretary
  • James C. Mabry IV, Treasurer

Board Members

  • Summer Anderson
  • Mariana Hay Avant
  • Kate W. Campbell
  • P. Steven Dopp
  • Walter Fiederowicz
  • Laura D. Gates
  • Harlan Greene
  • Ittriss Jenkins
  • Glenn F. Keyes
  • Virginia D. Lane
  • Benjamin F. Lenhardt, Jr.
  • John A. Massalon
  • Charles Sullivan
  • Debra Treyz
  • Sheila Wertimer

Advisors

  • Henry Fishburne
  • Hugh Lane
  • Lynn S. Hanlin
  • James R. McNab, Jr.
  • Jenny S. McKay
  • Daniel Ravenel
  • Sally J. Smith

Advisors Emeritus

  • Cynthia A. Hartley
  • T. Hunter McEaddy
  • Anne P. Olsen
  • Helga Vogel
  • Jane O. Waring