Below is a list of frequently contacted Arboretum staff members as well as a list of our current trustees. To contact a specific staff member, please call 740.323.2355, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and your message will be directed to the intended recipient.
Luke Messinger, Executive Director
David Brandenburg, Ph.D., Taxonomic Botanist
Shana Byrd, Director of Land Conservation
Shirley Drake, Human Resource Manager
Michael Ecker, Director of Living Collections
Jill Holton Arrasmith, Marketing Manager
Sharon L. Hupp, Program & Events Coordinator
Richard Larson, Nursery Manager
Peter Lowe, Landscape Manager
Sarah Mill, Director of Education
Gregory Payton, Plant Records Specialist
Brent Pickering, Director of Landscape Operations & Grounds
Beverly Telepchak, Business Manager
Leslie Wagner, Historian
Our Trustees offer a wide range of skills that promote effective organizational management. Some are even descendants of our founders, Beman & Bertie Dawes!
Henry Hauser, Chair
Ted Prasse, Secretary
David Trautman, Treasurer
Pablo Jourdan Ph.D.
For more information on organizational leadership, priorities or finances, please contact email@example.com.