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-US appoints Abby Hird Meyer as Interim Director

30 September 2016

Botanic Gardens Conservation International – US (BGCI-US) is pleased to announce that Abby Hird Meyer has assumed the duties of Interim Director of the organization. She previously served as Program Director and has been a member of the BGCI-US staff since 2010. Abby is well known and respected throughout the North American botanical garden community for her leadership in the development of the North American Collections AssessmentPlantSearch and GardenSearch database resources, and Care for the Rare interpretation resources. As Interim Director Abby will lead the program, fundraising, and communication efforts of BGCI-US and serve as the organization’s primary spokesperson.

Back to news archive