Board of Directors
Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2023 Board of Directors
Emily Bowron, Chair
Wally Evans, Immediate Past Chair
D.C. Coston, Treasurer
Kirk Forrester, Secretary
Derick Belden, Chair of Communications & Marketing
Evelyn Jones, Chair of Development
Caroline Little, Chair of Education & Community Engagement
John Smith T, Chair of Governance
Libba Vaughan, Chair of Government Relations
Lee McLemore, Chair of Operations
Members at Large
Uday R. Bhate
Sharon L. Brown
Sharon Deep Nelson
Ruffner Page, Jr.
Jim Pickle, Junior Board President
Martha Emmett Sims
Larry Thornton, Sr.
Jesse Vogtle, Jr.