Professor, Clemson University Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation
J. Drew Lanham, PhD, CWB is an Alumni Distinguished Professor, Master Teacher and Provost’s Professor who teaches and conducts inquiry in the Clemson University Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation. As a Conservation & Cultural Ornithologist he works at the intersections of natural resources stewardship and the humanities. He is the Poet Laureate of Edgefield, South Carolina and the author of the award winning book, “The Home Place – Memoirs of a Colored Man’s Love Affair with Nature” (Milkweed Editions 2016; Tantor Audio Books 2019).