From the very beginning, there were people who believed in the Garden. The Board of Directors of the Botanical Garden at Historic Barns Park expresses its appreciation to the following.

Founding Members
Charter Members
*Bret and *Carol Bell
Arleta and *Lee Bernson
Peggy and Allen Bright
Jill and Richard Burleson
Susan L. Cooper
Shirley Denman
Rhea and Mike Dow
Roberta Dow
Carol B. Erhart
Alta and Robert Frears
Barbara Graf
*Roland Habrecht
Shirley and John T. Hoagland
Jennifer and Brian Jaffe
Elizabeth and Kenneth F. James
Peg Jonkhoff
Nana and Dick Kennedy
Randy Kiessel
Ruth Koeze
Carol and Paul LaPorte
Pat Lesley
Audrey and Cy Linder
Gladys J. Maguire
Ann and Robert Ogur
Timothy D. Peterson
Royce K. Ragland
Sally and Kurt Rivard
Shirley and Bob Schneider
Eleanor L. Shaw
Carol and Gary Silverman
Linda and *Larry Smith
Kay and Robert Stehouwer
*Jane K. Upchurch
Nancy Warren
Jim Wiesing and Cass Miller
Lin and Bill Wright
Founding Affiliates
Juniper Garden Club
Kirtland Garden Club
The Friendly Garden Club of Traverse City
Trillium Garden Club
Charles Bingham
Helen and Anthony Buday
Melissa Chenault
Diane and Dean Conners
Cathy Frey
Ellen and Dennis Golec
Gail and Bart Ingraham
Rosie and Tom Kern
Rebecca Kline
Charles Konieczny
Patricia and Douglas Langs
Ann and *Herb Nichols
Agnes Plagens
June C. Rengo
Joan and Ken Richmond
Kurt Sanford and *Karen Gilhooly
Karen and Kurt Schmidt
Anne and Don Schneider
Dr. David A. Simpson and Dr. Anne M. Pawlak
The Plant Lady Inc.
(* deceased)
Charter Affiliates
Elk Rapids Garden Club
Lakeshores Garden Club
P.O. Box 1247
Traverse City, MI 49684

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The Botanic Garden is situated within Historic Barns Park on the grounds of the Grand Traverse Commons, located at 1490 Red Drive, in Traverse City, Michigan 49684. Click here to view location map.