Staff

Administrative Staff

The Montgomery Botanical Center’s business office is open 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Voicemail is available outside of regular business hours.

Dr. M. Patrick Griffith

Dr. M. Patrick Griffith

Executive Director

Annamaria Richcreek

Annamaria Richcreek

Administrator

Tracy M. Magellan

Tracy M. Magellan

Outreach Manager

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Collections

Cycads

Dr. Michael Calonje

Dr. Michael Calonje

Cycad Biologist

Palms

Dr. Larry Noblick

Dr. Larry Noblick

Palm Biologist

Flowering Trees/Conifers

Dr. Joanna Tucker Lima

Dr. Joanna Tucker Lima

Collections Manager

Collections Database

Claudia Calonje

Claudia Calonje

Collections Database Supervisor

Mapping Database

Eliza Gonzalez

Eliza Gonzalez

Collections Specialist

MBC/FNGLA Seedbank Program

 Jessica Sparks

Jessica Sparks

Seedbank Coordinator

Horticulture & Facility Staff

Xavier Gratacos

Xavier Gratacos

Superintendent

Horticulture 

Vickie Murphy

Vickie Murphy

Nursery Curator

Vince Ramirez

Vince Ramirez

Curator of Cycads

Laurie Danielson

Laurie Danielson

Curator of Palms

Andrew Street

Andrew Street

Assistant Palm Curator

Groundskeeping 

Hostilio Torres

Hostilio Torres

Equipment Operator

Mario Borroto

Mario Borroto

Landscaper

Jesse Harshaw

Jesse Harshaw

Landscaper

Facilities

Jason Maldonado

Jason Maldonado

Facilities Supervisor

Martha Lagos

Martha Lagos

Housekeeper

Pierre (Marino) Valcourt

Pierre (Marino) Valcourt

Irrigation Specialist

Board of Directors

David Manz, Esq., President
Charles P. Sacher, Esq., Vice President
Karl Smiley, M.D., Vice President
Walter D. Haynes, Esq., Secretary / Treasurer
Charles S. Sacher, Esq., Assistant Treasurer
Nicholas D. Kelly, Director

Col. Justin M. Haynes, Director
L. Patrick Kelly, Director
Peter A. Manz, Director
Steve Pearson, Director
Juanita Popenoe, Ph.D., Director
Mark Smiley, Director