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Board of Directors

Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2022 Board of Directors

Wally Evans, Chair
John Smith T, Immediate Past Chair
D.C. Coston, Treasurer
Brian Barr, Secretary
Kirk Forrester, Chair of Communications & Marketing
Emily Bowron, Chair of Development
Caroline Little, Chair of Education & Visitor Experience
John Smith T, Chair of Governance
Norm Davis, Chair of Government Relations
Lee McLemore, Chair of Operations


Members at Large

Milan Ballard, Junior Board Chair
Derick Belden
Uday R. Bhate
Sharon Brown
Stephanie Cooper
Bob de Buys
Eleanor Estes
Wendy Evesque
Helen Harmon
Leigh Haver

Beverley Hoyt
Evelyn Jones
Janet Kavinoky
Blevins Naff
Tiffany Osborne
Sharon Sherrod
Martha Emmett Sims
Larry Thornton, Sr.
Jesse Vogtle