Botanic Gardens Conservation International
BGCI provides a global voice for all botanic gardens, championing and celebrating their inspiring work. We are the world's largest plant conservation network, open to all. Join us in helping to save the world's threatened plants.

BGCI Board of Directors


Professor Stephen Blackmore - Chair

Dr. David Bramwell

Stuart J. Clenaghan

Pesh Framjee

Martin Gibson

Dr. Charlotte Grezo

Dr. Kathleen MacKinnon

Scot Medbury

Beth Rothschild

Dr. Gerard T. Donnelly

Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson



Enquiries for the BGCI Board should be directed to


BGCI (US) Board of Directors

Dr. James Affolter - President

Dr. Peter Wyse-Jackson - Vice President

Kayri Havens - Treasurer

Dr. Paul Smith - Secretary

Richard Bartecki

George M. Covington

Alicia Crawford

Ed Guerrant

Abby Hird (ex officio)

Professor Peter Olin

Scott Medbury

Kate Sackman (ex officio)


Enquiries for the BGCI (US) Board should be directed to Kate Sackman, CEO