Experienced and enthusiastic urban farmer and stay-at-home mom of four kids. Over 15 years experience in both professional and at home garden settings. Consistently complimented on work ethic and motivation building within a team setting. Excellent at following existing procedures and timelines for large groups and hands-on activities. Motivated to learn, grow, and excel in the environmental education movement for today's youth.
Maintaining existing memberships of varying levels for all existing Memphis Botanic Garden Members as well as recruiting new Memberships to meet monthly and yearly sales goals.
This job required the recruitment of volunteers for various events that Memphis Botanic Garden hosted across multiple departments.
This job required a wide range of plant care and maintenance for existing collections of delicate species of cactus, succulents, orchids, etc. as well as helping with inventory of seeds, seedlings, and various plants eventually to be transferred across the gardens throughout the year.
This job required landscape knowledge and maintenance dedicated to the care of various species of plants and plant collections throughout the 96 acres of gardens, as well as help with horticulture events, new garden instillations, and large plantings throughout the year.
Has volunteered off and on over the past two years with the Campus School Garden Club in their learning and courtyard gardens working collaboratively with staff, students, and parents to get more helping hands involved.
Has been the Chair of the Campus School Beautification Day Committee for the past two years, guiding volunteers to clean up garden beds and add flowers each Autumn with the help of students, parents, and a large group of volunteers sent over from Bellevue Baptist Church as part of their yearly volunteer outreach initiative to over 15 schools throughout the city each year.
Has managed a small Urban Farm while raising her kids full time for the past 8 years and is ready to get back into the workforce.
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