These three women, along with many others in our area, are working to preserve authentic Blue Ridge foothills experiences. All three women share close ties to the land and a desire to share their passion for nature connections with visitors.
Leora Sheridan Vincenti: Nature artist and manager of the third-generation Montfair Farm Resort
Sarah Henley: Steward of Henley’s Orchard, family-owned and operated for four generations
Carolyn Schuyler: Founder and director of Wildrock, a nonprofit Nature Play and Discovery Center
We love making a difference and learning how to support children, their families and nature in creative and accessible ways.
We acknowledge the Monacan Nation, Manahoac people and other indigineous cultures who were the traditional owners of the land and waters which make up present day Albemarle County and Charlottesville, Virginia.