Contact

THE MUSEUM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR THE SEASON. RESPONSE TIME IS SEVERELY RESTRICTED. EMAIL IS PREFERABLE, AND CHECKED DAILY. 

The main line is 910-686-9518. To leave a message with the Gift Shop, press 6.

STAFF OPERATIONS   EXT   EMAIL
Caroline C. Lewis Executive Director EMAIL Caroline@poplargrove.org
Suzette Cooper Event Director x102 Suzette@poplargrove.org
Emily McInerney Program Director EMAIL Emily@poplargrove.org
Betha Knight Stables Manager EMAIL TheStablesPG@gmail.com

 

Caroline C. Lewis, Executive Director, implements Poplar Grove Foundation Inc.’s mission of conversation, education, and preservation in all areas of the historic site’s operations. She also oversees research efforts, tour content, website content, and the community service program. She has a MFA for Poets and Writers from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Suzette Cooper, Event Director, coordinates the weekly Farmers’ Market and annual fund-raising events, such as the Herb & Garden Fair and Fall Festival. She juries the fine and heritage art components of these events. She has a BFA from Ontario College of Art and Design.

Emily McInerney, Program Director, manages daily tours, ghost tours, school programs, exhibits, docents, and internships. She has a Masters in History with a concentration in Historical Administration from Eastern Illinois University.

Betha Knight, Stables Manager, supervises stable operations, its volunteer program, and its social media platform. She also orchestrates fund-raising efforts to support the Equine Foster Program. She has a Bachelors in Journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.