Board

The garden is a nonprofit organization governed by community bylaws and an elected board of directors. 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President: Lisa Romero

Lisa Romero is an experienced community garden founder and leader, and an analyst in the health care sector.

The president presides over board meetings and represents the organization in dealings with other organizations.

Director of Development: Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Hall is an urban community garden enthusiast and communications professional with more than 11 years of experience in health and biomedical communications and research development.

The director is responsible for organization communications, membership and fundraising, and serves as interim president in the event of a vacancy.

Garden Director: Jeff Corcorran

Jeff Corcorran is a degreed Horticulturist and Certified Landscape Professional with more than 25 years of experience in landscaping and plant health care services.

The garden director is responsible for the overall maintenance of the garden and gardener activities including day-to-day management and future planning.

Secretary and Treasurer: Nancy Darst

Nancy Darst is a midtown business owner with more than 30 years of experience in the banking and finance industry.

The secretary and treasurer is responsible for keeping a record of all meeting minutes, legal, financial, and other records, and provides scheduled reports on the budget and operational status of the organization.

Board member at Large: Darcy Lefsrud

Darcy Lefsrud has been a gardening enthusiast since he was old enough to dig and is an engineer with 25 years of experience with various manufacturing companies.

The board member serves as a voting member of the board of directors and is responsible for supporting ongoing projects in support of the organization and its mission.