Meet Our Staff

F. Todd Lasseigne, Ph.D.

President and CEO
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Jane Dunbar, CFRE

Senior Director of Development

Lori Hutson

Communications and Outreach Director


Maggie Regan

Programs and Events Director


Administrative Support Staff


Keli Kirwin

Member Services Coordinator

 Anita Merrell 

Administrative Assistant

Madison Barnes

Marketing and Communications Assistant

Emily Ramsey

Membership Associate


Horticulture Staff 


Jenn Smith

Curator, A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces


Ellen Weatherholt

Curator of Children's Discovery Garden


Dustin Stoll 

Horticulture Manager

Cynthia Robinson 

Nursery Manager

Lori Fry


Robert Perry


NaCretia "Cree" Alexander


Matthew Southall 

Horticulturist, A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces

Evie Baltzer


Shawn Collins 

Handyman/Grounds Assistant

Stephanie Fitch

Plant Records Manager

Aimee Gramblin
Paul Gray




Visitor Services Staff

Megan Carter

Rebecca Nagy

Jessica Shaw 

Mary Whitney

 Nikki Wilson