Board of Directors

Cleveland Botanical Garden is a not-for-profit organization 501(c)3 governed by a Board of Directors. Directors are elected to three-year terms by the Garden’s membership at the annual meeting in June. Directors appoint a President to manage the Garden's day-to-day operations and long-term initiatives.

Officers

Victoria Broer, Chairman
Richard E. Boyatzis, Ph.D., Vice Chairman
Lydia E. Harrington, Vice Chairman
Elizabeth J. Oliver, Vice Chairman
Ruth M. Stafford, Vice Chairman
Julia E. S. Grant, Ph.D., Treasurer
Barbara Brown, Ph.D., Secretary
Natalie A. Ronayne, President

Directors

Constance N. Abbey
Teresa Metcalf Beasley
Jeffrey M. Biggar
Holly Buffinton
J.C. Butler
William E. Conway
Malcolm M. Donley
Ruth S. Eppig
Alfred I. Geis
Robert D. Gries
Debra H. Guren
Margaret Hewitt
Karen R. Kleinhenz
Nicole H. Lincoln
Gregory L. Miller
Ruth Moorhead
Maura O'Donnell-McCarthy
Jane Q. Outcalt
Caroline D. Selman
Koyen P. Shah
Elizabeth D. Spencer
Bradley E. Turner
Maria Z. Wymer

Ex Officio Directors

Jeffrey M. Biggar, Advisory Council Chair
R. Kevin Borowiak, Affiliate Council Chair
Madelyn C. Koltcz, Ikebana Chairman
Kate Williams, Western Reserve Herb Society Representative 

Honorary Directors

Anne F. Barnes
Jeanette P. Evans
Paula Frohring
Margaret B. Marting
Ernest Novak, Jr.
Clara D. Sherwin
Harriet T. Simon
Thomas G. Stauffer
Cara S. Stirn
Lloyd L. Taplin
Iris J. Vail
Donald K. Vanderbrook
Celia S. Weatherhead

Advisory Council

Jeffrey M. Biggar, Chairman
Anne F. Barnes
William E. Conway
R. Breck Denny
Ruth S. Eppig
Jeanette P. Evans
JoAnne B. Lake
Donald W. Morrison
Clara D. Sherwin
Helen M. Whitehouse