Catherine Bishir, Architectural Historian, Raleigh
Cynthia Brown, Historian, Wilmington
Nick Dawson, Landscape Architect and Orton Plantation Manager, New York
Madeline Flager, Director Wrightsville Beach Museum, Wrightsville Beach
Dr. John Haley, Historian, Wilmington
Esther Hall, Preservation Advocacy Expert, Raleigh
Susi Hamilton, Secretary of North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, Wilmington
Stephen Hill, President and Founder, Mother Earth Brewing, Kinston
Cary Joshi, President, Social House Vodka, Kinston
Michelle McCullough, Planner, City of Winston-Salem, Winston-Salem
James Perry, President/CEO, Winston-Salem Urban League, Winston-Salem
Racial Equity Institute, Greensboro
Gene Rees, Developer, Mount Airy
Tony Rivenbark, Director, Thalian Hall, Wilmington
Bill Saffo, Mayor of Wilmington, Wilmington
Tony Sears, City Manager, Kinston
Amber Stimpson, Local Preservation Commission/Certified Local Government Coordinator, State Historic Preservation Office, Raleigh
Richard A. Swartzel, President, Cornerstone United, Hickory
Nancy Tinker, Senior Field Officer, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Atlanta
Other stuff you might need to know...
We've included some info below about the area and getting around in Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach. We'll also provide more detailed information, including directions and maps in your program guide when you check-in at the conference in October. In the meantime, if you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
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