How We're Organized

Board of Trustees

Our foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees consisting of:

Officers (President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer)

Council Chairs and At-Large Members

Ex-officio members

(MetroParks Executive Director, Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark Director,

Board Historian)


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Foundation Councils

The foundation includes five councils:


The Development Council manages our Legacy Society and other donor programs, coordinates major fundraising events, and oversees our Gift & Garden Shop.


The Membership Development Council recruits members, defines member benefits, prepares and distributes member publications, and offers a Speakers Bureau.


The Horticulture and Gardens Council conducts garden volunteer training, participates in garden master planning, oversees garden events, and publishes articles of horticultural interest pertaining to Wegerzyn.


The Adult Education Council assists with programs, events and bus trips targeted to adult visitors.


The Youth and Family Education Council assists with youth education programming including community outreach, speaker support, networking, sponsorships and evaluation.


Contact us to find out more about the options and our requirements for volunteering with the Wegerzyn Gardens Foundation.