Team

Lauren Faye

May 22, 2024

Lauren Faye is currently pursuing a master’s degree in the Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning department at NC State University. Her background in Sustainable Food Systems, love for nature, and passion for conservation drew her to this position. Her value of connecting others to nature overflows into spending her free time outside in a variety […]

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Callie Hart

May 2, 2024

What is my role at TLC? In my role as Bookkeeping Associate, I support the finance department by managing our accounts payable, cash disbursements, payroll, and various other day-to-day accounting duties. Favorite TLC preserve? My favorite TLC nature preserve is Johnston Mill. It has a special place in my heart because it was the place that […]

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Amaya Horner

April 25, 2024

What is your role at TLC? As Volunteer and Outreach Associate, I coordinate volunteer programs and represent TLC at various outreach events within the community. Favorite TLC preserve? White Pines – the Rocky and Deep Rivers are so beautiful! Amaya joined TLC in April 2024. She grew up in Durham, NC and graduated from NC State […]

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Lyd Ahlum Hanson

March 27, 2024

What is your role at TLC? As Human Resources Manager, I am responsible for TLC’s talent acquisition, onboarding and offboarding, benefits administration, staff engagement, and employee relations. Favorite TLC preserve? Horton Grove was the first TLC preserve that I visited and is still my favorite. The hiking trails are beautiful and I find visiting the land that […]

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Tanya Dianto

March 15, 2024

What is your role at TLC? Tanya serves as the Staff Accountant responsible for day-to-day accounting functions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and the general ledger. Tanya joined Triangle Land Conservancy in June 2023. She brings over three decades of a broad range of accounting knowledge and experience ranging from large corporations to small […]

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Hanna Camptella

February 19, 2024

What is your role at TLC?  As the TLC PINES Intern, I visit Knightdale High School during December to give recruitment presentations and distribute flyers to current students to help inform their peers. I assist with creating the application and assessing new applicants. I assist in creating the framework for the PINES program and the […]

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Ella Howie

January 26, 2024

Ella is a third-year student at UNC-Chapel Hill and is majoring in environmental studies and minoring in geographic information science. Through her role in the education and outreach department, she has gained valuable insights into how public organizations, local communities and land conservation interact. Consequentially, it has deepened her understanding of the broader goals of […]

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Melissa Kennedy

August 17, 2023

What is your role at TLC? As the Land Protection Associate, I work with conservation-minded landowners to protect properties through easements and acquisitions. I primarily work in Lee and Johnston counties and support other land protection staff. Favorite TLC Preserve? Although it’s hard to pick, I would say my favorite is the Bailey and Sarah Williamson preserve. […]

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Cara Lewis

July 27, 2023

What is your role at TLC? As Senior Communications Manager, I’m dedicated to ensuring TLC’s marketing, communications, and public outreach efforts directly support our mission to create a healthier and more vibrant Triangle region. I work with the entire TLC team to implement our strategic action plan and share our stories so that we attract and […]

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Chloe Ochocki

July 19, 2023

What is your role at TLC? As a Conservation Planner, I support our Land Protection and Stewardship staff to develop regional conservation planning initiatives informed by our strategic goals. Much of this work relies on analyzing environmental data with geographic information systems (GIS). Favorite TLC Preserve? Brumley North! I’ve spent a great deal of time at this […]

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