Interview: Elizabeth Pellegrin

How long have you been living in Charleston, and why did you decide to settle in this city?

15 years ago I moved back here after living in Washington, DC and then Germany. I knew Charleston had the quality of life I wanted – and I’m six minutes from everything!

How do you find the general vibe of Charleston?
Warm and friendly.

Which season is Charleston at its best?
Spring and fall are both beautiful here.

What do you think is Charleston’s biggest attraction?
The city as a whole. There are many things to do here, on all levels. It makes for a nice package.

How would you describe Charleston to someone who hasn’t been here before?
Interesting, culturally diverse for its size and manageable.

What are your top 5 dining places in Charleston?
Bridge Road Bistro
Bluegrass Kitchen
Fazio’s
The Blossom
Laury’s

What are Charleston’s attractions that every tourists must visit?
The Clay Center, The Capitol Market and Capitol Street, Mountain Stage

What are the absolute must-try’s for every visitor in Charleston?
A concert or production at the Clay Center.

What are the cheap thrills that you can enjoy in Charleston?
A walk on the Boulevard.

Elizabeth PellegrinElizabeth Pellegrin serve as the Chief Marketing Officer for CAMC, the largest provider of health care services in WV. She is also the current president of the YWCA Board of Directors, and the proud mother of Henry and Hadley.