Sycamore Land Trust

Preserving land and connecting people to nature


Sycamore Land Trust

Contact Sycamore

Whether you have questions regarding land conservation, environmental education, outdoor recreation, our nature preserves, or volunteer opportunities, our staff is happy to help guide you. Here’s our general contact info. Scroll for Staff Directory.

Phone: 812-336-5382
Fax: 812-336-6193


Mailing address:
Sycamore Land Trust
PO Box 7801
Bloomington IN 47407-7801

Physical address (use post office box for mail):
4898 East Heritage Woods Rd
Bloomington, IN 47401


Sycamore Land Trust office

Cedar Crest, Sycamore’s headquarters and former home of Lynton and Helen Caldwell. Photo by Hugh Hazelrigg.


Sycamore Land Trust Staff

christian-freitag-web Christian Freitag, JD, PhD
Executive Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 106





John Lawrence photoJohn Lawrence
Assistant Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 105





Ann Connors
Development Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 104





Chris Fox
Land Stewardship Manager
(812) 336-5382, ext. 103





Shane_webShane Gibson
Environmental Education Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 107






Susan Haislip
Administrative Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 100





Abby Henkel
Communications Director
(812) 336-5382, ext. 101





Madison Mann
Summer Outreach Intern






Shayna Steingard
Communications Fellow, SPEA ServiceCorps
(812) 336-5382, ext. 102






  • From IN-37, exit onto IN-45 N/IN-46 E toward Bloomington. Continue on IN-46 E about 4.3 miles.
  • Turn left onto East Third Street (IN-46 E). Continue about 1.4 miles.
  • Turn right onto IN-446 S (Knightridge Rd). Continue about .3 miles. (If coming from the east on IN-46, turn left onto IN-446.)
  • Turn left onto East Heritage Woods Rd. The small, gray street sign can be easy to miss!
  • Cedar Crest (4898) will be on your right after 0.4 mile.