President – Sandy Mercer, Sandersville; Retired, Georgia DOT
Vice-President – Ian McMullen, Milledgeville; Attorney; Rose Hill, Grounds/Facilities committees.
Secretary – Anne Sanchez Culberson, Milledgeville; Orthodontist
Treasurer – Chuck Walsh, Eatonton; Retired, Commercial Real Estate Appraisal; Chair, Finance/Investment committee, Development Committee.
Nicholas Beadles, II, PhD, Milledgeville; Professor, Georgia College & State University; Development, Finance/Investment, Grounds/Facilities committees.
Robin Becker, Milledgeville; Robin Becker Interiors
Carl Blount, Athens; Owner, Insurance Agency; Development and Finance/Investment committees.
Sara Brantley, Milledgeville; Co-owner, Golf Cart City; Chair, Rose Hill committee.
Mark Duclos, Greensboro; Assistant VP, Facilities Operations, Georgia College & State University
Tommy French, Milledgeville; Chair, Baldwin County Commissioners.
Angie Martin, Milledgeville; President and CEO, Milledgeville/Baldwin Chamber of Commerce.
Joe Sama, Greensboro; Landscape Director, Reynolds Lake Oconee
Harriett Whipple, PhD, Milledgeville; Professor Emeritus, Georgia College & State University; Education, Grounds/Facilities, Rose Hill committees.
Donna Williams, Owner, Williams Funeral Home
Suzanne Engel, New Vernon, NJ
Jennifer Pollard, Executive Director
Jennifer Pollard, a 1995 GCSU graduate with a BA in History, assumed this leadership role in January 2017. Mrs. Pollard brings 20 years of experience in fundraising, strategic planning and non-profit management, along with the professionally recognized CFRE (Certified FundRaising Executive) credential, which she has held since 2008.
Greg Eilers, Assistant Director
Greg Eilers was named Assistant Director on May 1, 2018, overseeing Horticulture and Education. Prior to that, Greg served as Lockerly’s Director of Education for 13 years. Greg has a Bachelor of Science degree in Outdoor Education with a focus in Environmental Education from Georgia College & State University.
Vicki Folendore, Office Manager
Vicki Folendore manages the administrative functions for the Lockerly Arboretum Foundation. Vicki is a Milledgeville native, and before joining the Lockerly staff she worked at Georgia College & State University in University Advancement.
1971 Board of Directors
Front Row, L-R: Erwin Sibley (guest); Edward Engel, Frank Bone, J.C. Bonner, Dr. Dawson Allen.
Back Row, L-R: John Baum, Joe Engel (guest); and Einar Greenwall, Director/Caretaker.