Clayton Bass (bio)

Chief Executive Officer

Scott Canning (bio)

Horticulture and Special Projects Director

George Jones (bio)

Finance Director

Rachel Loomis-Lee (bio)

Development Director

Mollie Parsons (bio)

Education Director

Sarah Spearman (bio)

Public Affairs Director

Cristina Salvador (bio)

Collections Manager

Deirdre Crockett (bio)

Visitor Services Director

Shawna Jones (bio)

Adult Education Coordinator

Summer Interns 2016

We’re excited to have our first international interns, Carl and Nick Hofmann! These identical twin brothers are working with the Garden’s education staff on summer programs and our first ever mobile phone app.


Carl and Nick Hofmann, SFBG summer interns 2016

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Teaching Team

Our work would not be possible without the dedicated core of volunteers who serve as docents at our preserve and public garden, lecture speakers, educators for school programs, horticulturalists, contributing authors of articles and research, photographers, artists, graphic designers, and so much more.