Executive Board

The Executive Board of The Garden Club of Charleston is comprised of elected officers and appointed committee chairmen.

Officers for 2017 – 2018

  • President: Rue Lucas
  • First Vice President: Yvonne Jordan
  • Second Vice President: Ellie Howard
  • Recording Secretary: Nancy Hanson
  • Corresponding Secretary: Jan Litton
  • Treasurer: Doris Brumgardt
  • Charitable Fund Treasurer: Hilda Hamrick
  • Parliamentarian: Libby Metzler

Standing Committee Chairmen

  • Arbor Day: Pam Steele
  • Archives: Jennifer McCormick and Bunny Kerr
  • Awards: Harriette Brouthers
  • Blue Star Marker: Terry Ritchen
  • Book Marketing/Calendars/Products: Lynn Lolas
  • Bylaws: Janelle Othersen and Terry Ritchen
  • Camp Wildwood: Jan Labbs
  • Christmas Tea: Gretchen Cuddy
  • Christmas Tea Hospitality: Debra Izard
  • Conservation: Joan McDonald
  • Council Representative: Sue Lawley
  • Fall Flower Show: Sue Lawley
  • Flag: Monika Bonn-Miller

Gardens:

  • The Charleston Museum Courtyard: Susie Brady
  • Confederate Home Garden: Celia Hansuilt and Vasiliki Moskos
  • Gateway Walk: Barbie Wyant and Holly Patrick
  • Heyward-Washington House Garden: Kathy Hall, Carolyn Anderson and Kitty McMaster
  • Joseph Manigault House Garden: TBA
  • MUSC Healing Garden: Susie Brady
  • Philip Simmons Memorial Garden: Judy Kluttz
  • Legare Waring Garden: Pat Caldwell
  • Garden Sharing: Anne Poole
  • History: Louise deBrux
  • Horticulture in Season: Joan McDonald
  • 83nd House and Garden Tours: Terry Ritchen
  • Investment Committee: Janelle Othersen
  • Invocation: Lucille MacLennan and Joanne Harth
  • Junior Garden Club: Jan Laabs
  • Membership and Dues: Jan Gooding
  • Nametags: Kathryn Lancaster and Linda Locklair
  • Newsletter: Jan Litton and Betty White
  • Photography and Scrapbook: Pat Jones and Karen Gilson
  • Programs: Georgia Gruber, Liane Ziel
  • Publicity: Jill Miller
  • Requisitions: Carol Howe
  • Respite Therapy: Becky Campbell and Mary Scott Chesnut
  • Special Projects: Dona Corcoran
  • Steering Committee: Jacqueline Weinzierl
  • Study Club and Beyond Charleston Trips: Lynn Lolas and Cathy Bonner
  • Sunshine: Mary Kaplan
  • Telephone: Martha Rhea
  • Web Design: Susan McKellar
  • Yearbook: Sue Lawley, Mimi Scharf