Career History

Director of Corporate Giving and Advancement Services, College of Charleston; Public Relations Officer and Ombudsman, City of Charleston

Community Involvement

Boards - South Carolina Aquarium (co-chair of the Environmental Stewardship Gala), College of Charleston Foundation, College of Charleston Athletic Board (chair), EarthEcho International (Cousteau Family Board), the American Red Cross; Founding chair, Charleston Metro Sports Council and Children's Medical Assessment Center of the Lowcountry; Previous boards - American College of the Building Arts, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce and Piccolo Spoleto; Recipient, Order of the Palmetto and Order of the Silver Crescent and Outstanding Woman of the Lowcountry (2010)


Emily Perlman Abedon