1974 to 1975

Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden
(now the National Tropical Botanical Garden)

P.O. Box 340
Lawai, Kauai, Hawaii 96765

Planned, coordinated and supervised the management, maintenance and development of the Lawai Valley site of PTBG.
Managed plant introductions and distribution. Planned and supervised care of plant collections. Maintained plant inventories and records. Inspected and consulted on management of other PTBG sites.

Planned and directed daily operations. Supervised and trained grounds staff. Developed and managed immediate budget areas of responsibility. Accomplishments included improving grounds operations, developing collection plantings, and acquisition of equipment.

Lectured and supervised fieldwork of apprentice gardeners enrolled in the Training Center in Tropical Horticulture. Supervised 7 staff members and 8 apprentice gardeners.

Pictures circa. 1974-1975

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