About Us

Officers

President Caroline Alderman
1st Vice President – Programs Olivia Ford
2nd Vice President – Membership Corliss Zampino
Secretary Marcia Sullivan
Treasurer Lori Schmidt


Committee Chairmen

Awards Sandy Stern
Birds Pam Riebersell
Conservation Vicki McMillan
Council Representative Christine Thumm
Elementary School Rep Sandy Stern
Flower Show Committee Sarah Jebo
Fundraisers Dodi Eschenbach, Jane Alexander
Historian Carol Vivona
Holiday Decorations Barbara Holmes
Holiday Party Olivia Ford
Horticulture Diane Middleton
Hospitality Peg McCann
Librarian Liz Van Alstyne
Mentor Program / Sunshine Dede Bethke
Parliamentarian Janet Hicks
Publicity Cheryl Hocevar
TAG Talk Carol Sevelowitz, Christine Thumm
Website/ Yearbook Carol Sevelowitz, Christine Thumm

Past Presidents

Jake  Thompson  1987-1990
Marion Maloney  1990-1991
Joyce Geiger  1991-1993
Betty Edwards  1993-1995
Nadine Korosi  1995-1996
Louise Gault  1996-1998
Jean Hawkins  1998-1999
Jane MacLeod  1999-2000
 Jane MacLeod/Louise Gault  2000-2001
 Dottie Doyle  2001-2003
Diane Middleton 2003-2005
Mary Slothower 2005-2006
Suzy Baldwin 2006-2008
Rosemary Kratz/Maryjane Major 2008-2009
Rosemary Kratz/Sharon Jaunsem 2009-2010
Sharon Jaunsem 2010-2011
Pat Rapp 2011-2013
Sarah Jebo/Pia Cannon 2013-2015
Dick Phillips 2015-2017

Founding Members

Sue Baldwin Mary Billanca Mary Lou Cline
Betty Eichman Louise Gault Evelyn Goodsell
Lillian M. Shaffer Lillian C. Shaffer Dorothy Teal
Jake Thompson Jan Wallis Eleanor Wiley

Other Organization Member Affiliations

Audubon Society Herb Society
Atlanta Botanical Garden Hilton Head Island Land Trust
Backyard Wildlife Habitat Island Beautification Association
Coastal Discovery Museum Island Council of Garden Clubs
Farmers Club Maryland Nurserymen & Growers Assoc.
Fairfield Tropical Garden Master Gardeners
The Fishing Club Master Naturalists
Florida Nurseryman & Growers Assoc National Trust
Franklin Garden Club Nature Conservancy
Bamboo Farm & Coastal Gardens National Wildlife Association
Garden Club of SC’s 5 Star New York Botanical Garden
Memorial Program Sierra Club
Green Thumbers South Carolina Native Plant Society