Volunteer Hall of Fame

2021 Volunteer of the Year- Laura Swessel

Laura led two big initiatives in 2021, a new QR-based hour tracking program, and the Backyard Science event. Either of these alone would have been enough to secure this award!

Congratulations and Appreciation to:

2021 Karen Maag Hospitality Award – Stan Dunn
2021 Innovative Program Award – Danny Calton

In 2021, volunteers logged 1700 hours, 75.5 hours in the garden, and 12,000+ interactions with visitors!

Previous Volunteers of the Year

  • 2020 -Diane Esrey
  • 2019 – Stan Dunn
  • 2018 – Carol Woodling