The Nation’s First Preservation Organization

Serving as an advocacy leader for citizens concerned about preserving Charleston’s distinctive 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
  • Elizabeth M. Hagood, Vice Chair
  • James C. Mabry IV, Treasurer
  • Cynthia Hartley, Secretary

Board Members

  • Mariana Hay Avant
  • J. Anderson Berly III
  • P. Steven Dopp
  • Philip H. Dufford
  • Walter Fiederowicz
  • Laura D. Gates
  • W. Andrew Gowder, Jr.
  • Harlan Greene
  • Ittriss Jenkins
  • Glenn F. Keyes
  • Virginia D. Lane
  • Benjamin F. Lenhardt, Jr.
  • John A. Massalon
  • Jenny Sanford McKay
  • Charles Sullivan
  • Debra Treyz
  • Sheila Wertimer

Advisors

  • Lynn S. Hanlin
  • James R. McNab, Jr.
  • Daniel Ravenel
  • Sally J. Smith

Advisors Emeritus

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