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
Laura Appleman, Public Relations & Marketing Director
David Brandenburg, Ph.D, Taxonomic Botanist
Shana Byrd, Director of Land Conservation
Brandon Clayton, Visitors Services Director
Michael Ecker, Director of Horticulture
Megan Fleischer, Display Gardens Manager
Sharon L. Hupp, Events Coordinator
Richard Larson, Nursery Manager
Peter Lowe, Native Landscape Manager
Sarah Mill, Director of Education
Erin Neeb, Director of Development
Gregory Payton, Plant Records Specialist
Brent Pickering, Director of Landscape Operations & Grounds
Janice Romine, Human Resource Coordinator
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
Glenda S. Greenwood
For more information on organizational leadership, priorities or finances, please contact email@example.com.