Contact BGCI U.S.
The BGCI U.S. Executive Director is based at the Chicago Botanic Garden:Kate Sackman, Executive Director Botanic Gardens Conservation International U.S.
1000 Lake Cook Road Glencoe, IL 60022 USA
Email: email@example.com (o) 847-835-6928 (c) 847-858-5525
Kate Sackman brings entrepreneurial and business skills to the role of BGCI U.S. Executive Director, combined with over 25 years of experience in conservation. She is a lifelong devotee to environmental causes, including land preservation and environmental education. Kate founded EcoMyths Alliance, a nonprofit company that creates humorous environmental science articles, radio shows, and K-12 STEM educational programs to empower people to make eco-friendly choices in their daily lives. Prior to starting EcoMyths, Kate spent her career as an entrepreneur in the private sector including as founder and president of a diagnostic radiology company. She built EcoMyths as a way to help its scientific partners to bring credible and accessible science to a public hungry for personally usable and actionable information about the environment.
The BGCI U.S. Program Director is hosted by Huntington Botanical Gardens and Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden:Abby Hird, Program Director Botanic Gardens Conservation International U.S.
1500 N. College AvenueClaremont, CA 91711 USAor1151 Oxford RoadSan Marino, CA 91108
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org(c) 308-293-1782