Ann Parsons
Executive Director
aparsons@kennesaw-ga.gov

Lisa Bartlett
Garden Manager
lskaggs@kennesaw-ga.gov

Vanita Keswani
Guest Experience Manager
vkeswani@kennesaw-ga.gov

Riki Welch
Education/Event Coordinator 
rwelch@kennesaw-ga.gov

Rachel Riese
Visitor Services Coordinator
rriese@kennesaw-ga.gov

Nathan Henry
Horticulture Tech
nhenry@kennesaw-ga.gov

Jesse McInnis
Horticulture Tech
jmcinnis@kennesaw-ga.gov


In addition, nearly 300 volunteers donate more than 6,000 hours annually maintaining the collections, leading tours for adult groups and school field trips, checking in visitors, and helping at special events.

The City of Kennesaw provides additional support through Finance, IT, Communications, Building Maintenance, and Public Works departments.

Please check the City of Kennesaw Career page for information about career opportunities.