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Contacting the Charleston Audubon

For fieldtrip and outings, please contact the group leader for the particular trip you're interested in - leaders' contact information is included in the calendar listing for each trip.

Charleston Audubon logoThe Charleston Natural History Society is served by volunteer officers, board members-at-large, committee chairs and members. You may direct questions or comments to any of the individuals listed below.

President
Paul Nolan     843.953.7076
A biologist on faculty at the Citadel, Paul brings a passion for birding as well as an academic perspective and scientific knowledge to the group.

Vice President
Patrick Markham    585-732-8789
A birder for many years, Patrick has a love for the outdoors and endeavors to help others appreciate the natural world.

Treasurer
Steve Moore     843.559.1999
Steve pays our bills and oversees our finances.

Secretary + Citizen Science Chair
Jennifer McCarthey Tyrell     703-967-1231  
Originally from northern Virginia, Jen relocated to Charleston for her master's degree with the College of Charleston in Environmental Studies. Currently she works with The Center for Birds of Prey as an educator and the research coordinator. There she runs Hawk Watch, a MAPS bird banding station, and the Citizen Science for Swallow-tailed Kites Program.

Programs + Conservation Chair
Andy Harrison     843.795.6934
Past president, Andy is taking the lead on programs, addresses conservation issues and leads some of our outings.

Outings Chair
Don Jones     843.572.8232
An accomplished birder, Don has taken charge of our outings schedule for the past few years and will be leading many of our trips this year.

Membership
Mary Kennerty     843-881-8755   
A Charlestonian, MEd Clemson University, pioneered women's athletic program at Clemson, Coached NCAA nationally ranked tennis teams, faculty member at Clemson in Recreation and Parks Department, Director for National League of Junior Cotillions in Charleston and Beaufort SC, business etiquette consultant and mentor for the More To Life Foundation. Birding with Charleston Audubon is a way for me to give value to our wildlife.

McAlhany Preserve
Joe Cockrell     843.607.1070
Joe is spearheading activity at our McAlhany property, from building renovations to long-leaf pine habitat restoration and establishing new nature trails.

Lesser Squawk Editor
Sarah Latshaw     843.406.2061

Website
Steve Bleezarde     843.406.2061
Send Steve news, announcements and links of interest to our members. Steve is past board member, past editor of the newsletter and our webmaster.

Member-At-Large
Norm Brunswig     843.688.5833
A National Audubon vice-president and directory of SC Audubon, we're proud to have Norm on our board.