Beth Rutledge
Executive Director

The Executive Director acts as principal administrator of the organization and has general responsibility for overseeing all aspects of its operation. This position makes policy and action recommendations to the board and to committees and carries out the decisions of these groups. The Executive Director is the primary spokesperson and media contact for the Foundation’s policy positions. The Executive Director also serves as the Foundation’s primary development contact. Email Beth

Christine Divoky
Special Events and Marketing Director

Christine is responsible for all aspects of Historic Wilmington Foundation’s special event planning and marketing as well as working with the Executive Director on fundraising. Email Christine

Angie Edwards
Membership & Preservation Services Coordinator

Angie handles all aspects of Historic Wilmington Foundation’s membership records, acknowledges gifts and donations. Angie also works with two special membership categories: Preservation Resources Network and History’s Future. She also coordinates the Plaque Program and serves as staff support for the Plaque Committee. Email Angie

Lindsay Burton

Lindsay provides accounting services for HWF, and assists the Executive Director concerning the day-to-day finances of the Foundation. Email Lindsay


Dolores Williams
Manager, Legacy Architectural Salvage (LAS)

Dolores is responsible for all aspects of managing Historic Wilmington Foundation’s architectural salvage operation. Call 910.444.1751 or Email Dolores

Deborah Helms
Assistant Manager, Legacy Architectural Salvage (LAS)

Deborah assists in managing Legacy Architectural Salvage.  Call 910.444.1751 or Email Deborah.