Conservancy Staff

Warrie Price, President and Founder

Hope Cohen, Chief Operating Officer,, x10


  • Steve Lagerstrom, Director of Operations and IT,, x15
  • Sean Kiely, Manager of Landscapes,, x23
  • Gabriela Marin, Chief Horticulturist,, x22
  • Charles Smith, Crew Chief,, x29
  • Gerard Brown, Crew Chief,, x30
  • David White, Gardener,, x32
  • Matthew Shaw, Gardener,, x31
  • Josie Connell, Chief Agriculturalist,, x28
  • Aaron Troyansky, Operations Associate,, x13

Administration & Programs

  • Nicole Brownstein, Outreach Coordinator,, x20
  • Anna Scott Ellis, Farm Educator,, x27
  • Anna Morrison, Executive Assistant to the President,, x16


  • Sherry Perlman, Director of Development,, x17
  • Melanie Simmerman, Director of Institutional Funding,, x12
  • Elizabeth Steeves, Development Associate,, x21

To volunteer, please email

The main phone number is 212.344.3491