CRN Overview

The Charleston Resilience Network (CRN) is a volunteer-based network of organizations throughout Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties with a commitment to increasing resilience  of communities, critical infrastructure, and socio-economic continuity to episodic natural disasters and chronic coastal hazards. The CRN is composed of an Organizing Committee, which coordinates the work of CRN participants, and Advising Members who may advise the CRN, providing technical expertise and publicly available information or resources regarding matters of mutual interest. The CRN also includes several Partnering Organizations, and a number of Participating Organizations.

Organizing Committee 

ChairDan Burger Director, Coastal Services Division, Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, SC Department of Health and Environmental Control


Partnering Organizations


Participating Organizations

AECOMJoint Base CharlestonTown of Seabrook Island
AIAKiawah Island Nature ConservancyTown of Sullivans Island
American Red Cross of Lowcountry SCKimley-Horn & AssociatesTrident United Way
AmericorpsLambert Architecture & Construction ServicesUS Army Corps of Engineers
Argonne National LaboratoryLeague of Women VotersUS Coast Guard
Austen & Gowder LLCLiollio ArchitectsUSC Center for Science Education
Bank of AmericaLowcountry Alliance for Model CommunitiesVA Regional Medical Center
BCD Council of GovernmentsLowcountry Land TrustVerizon
Berkeley CountyLS3PWakefield Beasley Associates Architects
Berkeley Electric CooperativeMedical University of South CarolinaWells Fargo
Black & VeatchMetro Chamber of CommerceWertimer & Cline Landscape Architects
BoeingMount Pleasant Police DepartmentWeston & Sampson Engineers
Center for Resilient Cities, Sophia InstituteMount Pleasant WaterworksWhole Building Systems
Chamber of CommerceNOAAADAIR Risk Management
Charleston Area Convention & Visitors BureauNovus ArchitectsGrow Purpose & CharlestonGOOD
Charleston AudubonPalmetto Project/ Politics Online
Charleston City CouncilPalmetto Railways
Charleston County GovernmentPoints of Light
Charleston County School DistrictRadium Architecture
Charleston Good & Fresh Future FarmResource Environmental Solutions
Charleston Metro Chamber of CommerceRobinson Design Engineers
Charleston MOVESRoper Saint Francis Hospital
Charleston Water SystemSA Norfolk Southern Railways
Charleston WaterKeeperSC Aquarium
Circular Congregational ChurchSC Association for Community Economic Development
CISASC Audubon
City of Charleston GovernmentSC Christian Chamber & Charleston County ECO Business Network
City of Folly BeachSC Department of Insurance
City of North CharlestonSC Department of Transportation
City of SavannahSC Emergency Management Division
Clemson ExtensionSC Law Enforcement Division
Climate Justice CollaborativeSC Sea Grant Consortium
Coastal Conservation LeagueSC Department of Health & Environmental Control
College of CharlestonSC Department of Natural Resources
Corporate Climate AllianceSCE&G
CSX RailroadSKA Consulting
Cumming CorporationSmall Business Chamber of Commerce
Curtis Group Architects Ltd.Sophia Insitute
Daimler Vans ManufacturingSouth Carolina Hospital Association
Department of Homeland SecuritySouthern Alliance for Clean Energy Action Fund
Disabilities Board of Charleston CountySouthern Environmental Law Center
Dorchester County Government Surculus
Electric Power Research InstituteThe Nature Conservancy
Enough PieThe Urban Land Institute
FEMAThomas & Hutton
Gullah Geechee Sea Island CoalitionTown of Isle of Palms
Heirs PropertyTown of James Island
Historic Charleston FoundationTown of Kiawah Island
Hood ConstructionTown of McClellanville
Housing Authority of the City of CharlestonTown of Mount Pleasant