UCLA Extension

2018 Advisory Board

advBoard_13293446Purpose: The Horticulture & Gardening Advisory Board supports the Horticulture & Gardening Certificate Program in mentoring and igniting students to create better ecological and environmental futures. By providing expert advice on workforce needs, and new and emerging areas of the industry, the advisory board works to ensure that students earning the Horticulture Certificate are prepared to enter the workforce with productive competencies.

Role: The advisory board’s role is to provide subject area expertise to augment the knowledge, understanding and strategic thinking of the Program’s administration and instructor corps.

Kitty Connolly

Theodore Payne Foundation

Donald Hodel

UC Cooperative Extension, Los Angeles County

Darlene Pickell

Marina Del Rey Garden Center

Michael Baer

GreenTree Landscaping

Carol Bornstein

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Doug Henderson

Boething Treeland Farms

Lawren Sack

UCLA Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department

Philip Rundel

Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden

Brian Sullivan

Bel Aire Country Club

James Minnich

Ewing Irrigation

Clayton Smith

Monterey Lawn & Garden, CANGC Treasurer