Administration

Business and Financial Services

  • Chief Business Officer / Chief Operations OfficerDrake Fowler — 828-665-2492 x. 206
  • Director of Information Technology (IT) Andrew Inman — 828-665-2492 x. 202
  • Retail ManagerTracy Grassette — 828-665-2492 x. 317

Campus Police

Exhibits and Education

  • Senior Director, Mission DeliveryClara Curtis — 828-665-2492 x. 218
  • Adult Education CoordinatorBeth Johnson — 828-665-2492 x. 222
  • Youth Education ManagerJonathan Marchal — 828-665-2492 x. 627
  • Exhibit CuratorDavid Shurbutt — 828-665-2492 x. 220

Facility Management and Planning

  • Maintenance SupervisorBrad Shore — 828-665-2492 x. 488
  • Events Manager — Tatiana Rivest — 828-665-2492 x. 313
  • Events Coordinator; Weddings — Kate Beck — 828-665-2492 x. 319
  • Events Coordinator; Meetings & Facility RentalsShauna Bailey — 828-665-2492 x. 235

Germplasm Repository

Guest/Volunteer Services & Group Tours

  • Volunteer & Guest Services CoordinatorCatrina Dillard — 828-665-2492 x. 219
  • Group Tours/Guest Services Assistant —  Amy Merchen — 828-665-2492 x. 314

Horticulture and Landscape Exhibits

  • Senior Director, Mission Delivery — Clara Curtis — 828-665-2492 x. 218
  • Bonsai CuratorArthur Joura — 828-665-2492 x. 561
  • Landscape SupervisorMac Franklin — 828-665-2492 x. 490
  • Production Greenhouse ManagerJune Jolley — 828-665-2492 x. 562

Human Resources

Marketing & Public Relations

Membership

  • Membership Services & Technology CoordinatorAngela Brown — 828-665-2492 x. 321
  • Membership CoordinatorTara Grunwald — 828-665-2492 x. 322

Public Engagement

  • DirectorGeorge Ivey — 828-665-2492 x. 216
  • Community Partnerships & Memorials/Tributes ManagerWinnie Hough — 828-665-2492 x. 210
  • Donor Relations ManagerLisa Baker — 828.665.2492 x. 221