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321 Commonwealth Road, Suite 204, Wayland, MA 01778


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Garden in the Woods

180 Hemenway Road, Framingham, MA 01701


Garden Shop: 774-301-8465

Nasami Farm Nursery

128 North Street, Whately, MA 01373


Garden Shop (April-Oct): 413-241-5614

Garden Shop (off season): 774-301-8465

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DEPARTMENTS; seed bank

Garden in the

Garden in the Woods Guided

Garden in the Woods Visitor Center and Shop — 774-301-8465,; plant questions and orders

Image Permissions and Go Botany Images —

Nasami; plant questions and orders

Public Programs —


Administration & Communications

Debbi Edelstein, Executive Director,

Kathryn Acerbo-Bachmann, Media Relations,

Christine Bennett, Office Manager, 774-519-5552,

Jane Roy Brown, Writer-Editor/Social Media Coordinator, 413-241-5615

Caitlin Hume, Administrative Assistant, 774-519-5557,

Sid Koul, Programmer/Analyst, 774-519-5565,

Emily Renaud, Graphic Designer, 774-519-5568,


Michael R. Piantedosi, Director of Conservation, 774-519-5567,

Jessamine Finch, Research Botanist, seed bank contact, 774-519-5554,

Arthur Haines, Senior Research Botanist (off-site), 774-519-5550,

Micah Jasny, Botanical Coordinator, 774-519-5564

Erik Sechler, Ecological Programs Coordinator, 774-519-5569,

Kate Wellspring, Seed Technician, 413-241-5613,

Atkinson Conservation Intern, 774-519-5558,

Everett Conservation Intern, 774-519-5560,

Lovejoy Conservation Intern, 774-519-5561

Petcavage Conservation Intern, 774-519-5562,

Garden Shops

Noni Macon, Retail Manager, 774-301-8448,

Plant sales, Garden in the Woods, 774-301-8465,

Plant sales, Nasami Farm, 413-241-5614 (April-Oct),

Horticulture - Garden in the Woods

Uli Lorimer, Director of Horticulture, 774-301-8457,

Cole Campbell, Horticulturist, 774-301-8460,

David Falk, Senior Horticulturist, 774-301-8461,

Erin Hammes, Plant Records & Production Horticulturist, 774-301-8458

Horticulture - Nasami Farm

Alexis Doshas, Nursery Manager, 413-241-5609,

Northeast Seed Network Coordinator (vacant)

(Karen) Miho Connolly, Nursery Coordinator, 413-241-5608,

Karime Gutierrez, Nursery Assistant, 413-241-5606,


Tracey Willmott, Director of Philanthropy, 774-519-5574,

Pauline Hodgdon, Philanthropy Assistant, 774-519-5553,

Margaret Sullivan, Philanthropy Assistant, 774-519-5570,

Jim Viall, Philanthropy Manager, 774-519-5571

Public Programs

Bess Paupeck, Director of Public Programs, 774-301-8450,

Stephen Kiely, Public Programs Administrative Assistant, 774-301-8453,

Giffen Maupin, Public Programs Coordinator, 774-301-8451,;

Marketing Intern,

Hobbs Fern Sanctuary

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