Other NYBG Experts

Susan Fraser
Director of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library, The New York Botanical Garden
Susan Fraser oversees an outstanding collection of print and non-print resources, and plays a pivotal role in the exhibition program in the William D. Rondina and Giovanni Foroni LoFaro Gallery. Fraser received her MLS from Columbia University and is a member of the Academy of Certified Archivists.

Barbara Corcoran
Vice President of Continuing and Public Education, The New York Botanical Garden
Barbara Corcoran oversees Adult Education, the School of Professional Horticulture, and Public Education at The New York Botanical Garden. She was Executive Director at the Bronxville Adult School since 2010. Before that, Corcoran had extensive experience in media with MTV Networks and Walt Disney International, and in the advertising world.

Ursula Hoskins
Vice President of Capital Projects, The New York Botanical Garden
Ursula Hoskins came to the Botanical Garden from the landscape architecture firm Abel Bainnson Butz, where she managed many large urban landscape projects for both private and public clients. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Capital Projects at SUNY/Purchase, and as a project manager with the Central Park Conservancy. She holds a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Vermont. She is also a certified arborist.

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