Birmingham Botanical Gardens is open to all, every day of the week. Spring/summer hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (March 14–November 6). For more information and guidelines for visiting, please click here. We hope to see you soon at the Gardens!

2020 Board of Directors


Chair: John Smith T

Immediate Past Chair: Beverley Hoyt

Treasurer: Wally Evans

Secretary: Emily Bowron

Chair of Communications and Marketing: D.C. Coston

Chair of Development: Peyton King

Chair of Education: Chris Boles

Chair of Governance: Bill Ireland

Chair of Government Relations: Cathy Adams

Chair of Operations: Lee McLemore


Members at Large:

Brian Barr

Craig Beatty

Uday R. Bhate

Sharon Brown

Stephanie Cooper

Norm Davis

Bob de Buys

Wendy Evesque

Kirk Forrester

Helen Harmon

Chris Hastings

Janet Kavinoky

Natalie Kelly

Caroline T. Little

John Miller

Blevins Naff

Tiffany Osborne

Jim Pickle, Junior Board Chair

Sharon Sherrod


Director Emeritus:

John Alex Floyd, Jr.