Board of Directors

2019 – 2020 Board of Directors

Cape Fear Botanical Garden board members bring to the Garden years of experience and focused expertise to provide the guidance and oversight which gives clear direction to the Botanical Garden programs. From committee service to volunteer labor to advocacy and public outreach, every director gives many hours of selfless volunteer service each year.

Executive Board

  • Keith Tilghman, President
  • Bill Pollitt, Vice President
  • Karl Legatski, Treasurer
  • Sarah O’Hanlon, Secretary
  • Emily Schaefer, Vice President Development
Flowering Quince
Wellons Arbor in Bloom

Full Board

  • Charles A. Allen, IV
  • Joan Allen
  • Dr. Linda Sue Barnes
  • Sherri Broadwell
  • Mandy Brown
  • Joanne Copeland
  • Dr. Janice Haynie
  • Martha Lerario
  • Susie McFayden
  • Lynne Nimocks
  • Andrew Pennink
  • Charlene J. Wyatt

Director Emeritus

  • George Quigley
  • Dot Wyatt
  • Beegie Caviness
  • Dennis Walters, Immediate Past President