Staff

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Jennifer Cruse-Sanders
Director
706-542-6131
Jared Peden
Associate Director
706-542-1218
jim_affolter
Jim Affolter
Director of Conservation and Research
706-542-6144
cora_keber
Cora Keber
Director of Education
706-542-6158
Wade Seymour
Director of Grounds
706-369-5884
shene_stroud
Shené Stroud
Assistant Director for Finance and HR
706-542-9353
william_tonks
William Tonks
Director of Facilities and Visitor Services
706-542-8717
Joey Allen
Shade & Dunson Native Flora Garden Curator
706-369-5884
heather_alley
Heather Alley
Conservation Horticulturist
706-425-2947
Lynn Bryant
Friends Membership Manager
706-542-6138
Sean Cameron
Adult Education Program Manager
706-542-6156
jennifer_ceska
Jennifer Ceska
Conservation Coordinator
706-542-1244
Tina Christie
Administrative Associate
706-542-6132
Laurel Clark
Laurel Clark
Communications Coordinator
706-542-6014
Gareth Crosby
Heritage Garden Curator
706-369-5884
Andrea Fischer
Volunteer & Tours Coordinator
706-542-6195
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Kimberly Futrell
Donor Relations and Special Events Coordinator
706-542-3977
James Gilstrap
IT Manager
706-542-1244
Emily James
Assistant Curator & Plant Records Manager
706-369-5884
Sheldon Jones
Seasonal Color Curator
706-369-5884
ellie_lancaster
Ellie Lancaster
Major Events Coordinator
706-542-6155
Emily Laske
Assistant Conservation Horticulturist
Adam Lowe
Facilities Manager
706-542-6154
Katie McCollum
Curator - Children's Garden
706-369-5884
Audrey S. Mitchell
Children's Education Coordinator
706-583-0894
Jim Moneyhun
Curator - Flower Garden
706-369-5884
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Lisa Nation
Graphics Design
706-542-6152
Melanie Parker
Greenhouse Manager
706-369-5884
Lisa Parrish
Porcelain and Decorative Arts Museum Curator
Deirdre Peters
Rentals Coordinator
706-542-6467
Alice Reynolds
Gift Shop Manager
706-542-6130
Will Rogers
Conservation Research Professional
Carol Dyer Rudow
Curator, Tropical Collection & Herb and Physic Garden
Brian Santos
Curator, International Garden
Zachary Wood
Grasslands Coordinator