Staff Directory

Garton, Eric
Eric Garton, Robert and Peggy Weed Executive Director (ext. 102)

Steffen, Josh
Josh Steffen, Horticulture and Facilities Manager (ext. 104)


Melissa Kinsey, Environmental Educator (ext. 106)

Papandrea, Jodie
Jodie Papandrea, Guest Services and Volunteer Manager (ext. 107)

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Nina Cunningham
, Visitors Cottage Manager (ext. 108)

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Cheree Thews
, Office Coordinator (ext. 101)

Slayton, Jerry
Jerry Stayton, Bookkeeper (ext. 103)

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