Board of Trustees

Board members are elected for terms of three years. Service is limited to two consecutive three-year terms. Our current board of Directors is:

Executive Committee

Belle Montgomery, President
Ben Boland, Vice President
Kathleen Crowley, Secretary
Jennifer Hightower, Treasurer
Michael Pack, Past President


Board Members

Jennifer Barksdale

Greg Colbath

Michele Cook

William Cribb

Angelina Eschuzier

Jeff Geshorn

Rex Russell

Billy Webster

Lucy Lynch

Jim Little

Quincy Halliday

Jason Hill

Libbo Wise

Marghretta Shisko

Jeff Smith



Board Responsibilities:

  • Embrace the conservancy’s mission.
  • Attend and participate in board meetings.
  • Actively serve on at least one committee.
  • Offer any special talents of skills you might have.
  • Help raise money.
  • Help promote the conservancy’s purpose and agenda in a positive way to the community.
  • Become familiar with the conservancy’s goals, history, current agenda.
  • Make a financial donation to the conservancy.
  • Maintain confidentiality of matters discussed in meetings and especially potential land projects.
  • Help recruit new members.
  • Read minutes, mailings, and reports.
Why conserve land?

Why conserve land?

Our natural places and working lands are part of our character as a community. Through thoughtful conservation, we can keep Spartanburg wild while continuing to grow and thrive. Learn more about how SPACE works.

Take a hike, Spartanburg!

Take a hike, Spartanburg!

Cottonwood Trail

Covers a 1.5 mile stretch of Lawson’s Fork Creek and several feeder streams.

Glendale Shoals Preserve

Located at the old Glendale Mill on Lawson’s Fork Creek.

Upper Chinquapin Greenway

Located on the headwaters of the Chinquapin Creek across from the Milliken Research Center.

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