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Get your ticket for Festival of Lights! Advanced tickets are required and may be purchased online or at our gift shop.
Tickets are limited each night and may sell out.

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Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 47 acres of botanical bliss fronting the Pacific Ocean

Staff Directory

For general information, contact The Garden Store (open 7 days a week 9AM to 4PM) at 707-964-4352 ext 16 or email info@gardenbythesea.org. On weekdays you can contact the Administration Office at administration@gardenbythesea.org, 707-964-4352 ext 10 (available Monday through Friday, 8:30AM-5PM, closed on weekends and holidays).

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GARDENS STAFF:

Administration – 707-964-4352 ext 10

Guest Services & Garden Store – 707-964-4352 ext 16 – info@gardenbythesea.org

  • Kennie Hitchcock - Guest Services Manager - guestservices@gardenbythesea.org, 707-964-4352 ext 18

  • Savannah Gilchrist - Guest Services Assistant Manager - guestservices@gardenbythesea.org, 707-964-4352 ext 18

  • Julie Castillo - Guest Services
  • Jeanne Dunham - Guest Services
  • Aurora Shattuck - Guest Services
  • Marlee Sweetser - Guest Services

Retail Nursery – 707-964-4352 ext 12

Rhody's Garden Café – 707-964-4352 ext 20 (not answered while the Café is closed during the winter season)

  • Marie Head -  Cafe Manager - 707-964-4352 ext 20
     
  • Cathy Boxell - Café Staff
  • Laura Clark - Café Staff
  • Robyn Merz - Café Staff
  • Love Moon - Café Staff 
  • Caitlin Nell - Café Staff 
  • Katie Roach - Café Staff 
  • Gail Roberts - Café Staff

Horticultural Staff – 707-964-4352 ext 27

  • Jaime Jensen - Garden Manager - gardenmanager@gardenbythesea.org, 707-964-4352 ext 27
     
  • Jim Celeri - Horticulturist
  • Wyatt Emig - Horticulturist
  • Jeffery Francis – Horticulturist
  • Phoebe Hanson - Horticulturist
  • Isabelle LeMieux - Horticulturist
  • Siena MacFarland - Horticulturist/Specialist

Maintenance Staff – 707-964-4352 ext 10