Staff Bios

Sheryl Woodruff

Community Development Director
contact: or call (212) 588-5659

Sheryl Woodruff joined as Community Development Director in January of 2015 and works to build the Conservancy’s base of supporters and funders. Previously, Sheryl served with the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation, the Paley Center for Media, the Connecticut Historical Society, and the Nathan Hale Homestead. From 2008-2013 she served on the board of the Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition. Currently, she serves on the board of Convergence Arts, a nonprofit organization dedicated to sharing and promoting the art of improvisation. Sheryl holds a BA from Boston University and an MA in History from the University of Connecticut. When not working on behalf of Washington Square Park, Sheryl enjoys hiking, reading, and baking.