Administration & Partners

Executive Board of Trustees

Board Chair Vice Chair
Carol B. Tomé John M. Dyer
   
Secretary Treasurer
Cara Isdell Lee R. Samuel Fraundorf
   
Legal Counsel Garden Associates President
Kristine M. Brown Debbie Swann
   
The Anna and Hays Mershon
President & CEO (Ex-Officio)
 
Mary Pat Matheson  
   

Committee Chairs

Trustees Development
Mason W. Stephenson Mark Traylor
   
Education Finance and Endowment
Roger A. Key, CFP® R. Samuel Fraundorf
   
Conservation Advancement Member at Large
David P. Poroch John H. Crawford

Board of Trustees

Elizabeth M. Allen H. Alan Elsas Sylvia Russell
Melissa Babb Barbara W. Levy Roger J. Smith
John Stephen Burd John Lewis, Jr. Stephanie Thomas Stephens
Charles W. Cary, Jr. Ed McGinn Keith M. Townsend
Paul M. Cushing Karen Parker  

Lifetime Trustees

Doug R. Aldridge James Gibbs Mrs. John Izard
Mrs. H. Inman Allen Mrs. S. Taylor Glover David S. Martin
Mrs. Jerry B. Attkisson Holcombe T. Green, Jr. John Hays Mershon
W. Moses Bond Bernard L. Greer, Jr. Robert E. Reiser, Jr.
Norris A. Broyles, Jr. Ms. Sylvia Harris Mrs. Roby Robinson, Jr.
Anne Cox Chambers Mrs. Carl R. Hartrampf, Jr. Mrs. Deen Day Sanders
George E. N. de Man Aileen P. Hatcher Mrs. Edward Shirley
Mrs. William W. Dixon Mrs. William F. Henagan Mrs. Dean Dubose Smith
Mrs. David T. Dodge Mrs. W. E. Huger, Jr. James Dean Spratt, Jr.
J. Rex Fuqua John J. Huntz, Jr. Mrs. Edus H. Warren, Jr.
    Tom Woodham

Mary Pat Matheson

Anna and Hays Mershon President and
Chief Executive Officer

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Arthur Fix

Chief Operating Officer

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Gary Doubrava

Chief Financial Officer

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Amanda Bennett

Vice President,
Horticulture & Collections

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Sabina Carr

Vice President,
Marketing

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Emily Coffey

Vice President,
Conservation & Research

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Ron Determann

Emeritus Vice President, 
Conservatories

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Mildred Pinnell Fockele

Gainesville Garden Director

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Tracy McClendon

Vice President,
Programs

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Leslie Myers

Vice President,
Institutional Advancement

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