Parker Agelasto, Executive Director
Parker has an MBA from UVA's Darden School of Business, a Master of Arts in Art History, also from UVA, and a BA from Bates College. He serves on the Richmond City Council as well as the boards of Virginia's United Land Trusts, Slow Money Central Virginia, Richmond Regional Planning District Commission, Richmond Region Transportation Planning Organization, Richmond Region Tourism, and the Maymont Foundation.
Parker has been with CRLC since September 2015. He has developed collaborative relationships with elected officials and planning staffs across the region to better coordinate strategic land conservation. His experience with land conservation is also personal; his family owns a 200 acre property in Nelson County along the Rockfish River (a tributary of the James River) that is protected under a conservation easement.
Parker lives in the City of Richmond with his wife and daughter.
Jane Myers, Land Conservation Manager
Jane Myers has a MS in Forestry from Clemson University and a BA from Davidson College. Her interest in and love for the outdoors began when she spent her early 20s as an outdoor instructor for a wilderness school in north Georgia and as a summer camp staff director in the mountains of North Carolina before returning to school for her master's degree.
Jane is married and has twin teenagers. She and her husband make their home on 14 acres in Hanover County where they enjoy their children, three dogs, and their large vegetable garden.
Jane has been working for CRLC since 2009 and has helped develop CRLC's land conservation program from its inception.
The Richmond Times Dispatch, August 7, 2019
Virginia Mercury, June 5, 2019
Saving Land, Spring 2019
The Richmond Times Dispatch, January 29, 2019