Contact Us

Ganna Walska Lotusland
695 Ashley Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

695 Ashley Road is Lotusland’s mailing address but is not the public entrance. Directions and parking instructions are included with tour.

Phone Numbers:
Reception: 805.969.3767
Reservations: 805.969.9990
FAX: 805.969.4423

 

 

Staff Directory

Email: @lotusland.orgPhone: (805)969-3767 + extension

Administration & Finance

Executive Director
Rebecca Anderson
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Executive Assistant and Board Liaison
Catherine Dusharme
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Director of Finance
Diane Figueroa
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Reception & Guest Services Assistant Manager
Eric Love
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Human Resources and Payroll Administrator
Jill Grisham
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Curation & Collections

Director of Conservation and Curator of the Living Collections
Paul Mills
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Assistant Curator
Anna Bower
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Archives Research Associate
Rose Thomas
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Archives Assistant
Elizabeth Macias
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Marketing & Communications

Creative Director
Susan Boettner
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Marketing Manager
Nathan Williamson
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General Marketing and Media requestsmarketing121

Development & Events

Director of Development
Patricia Sadeghian
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Director of Operations and Events
Courtney Tentler
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Leadership and Legacy Gifts Officer
Marian St. James
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Membership Manager
Shannon Grant
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Special Events Manager
Kerstin Horneman
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Archives Preservation Manager & Events Administrator
Natalie Sanderson
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Development Coordinator
Elizabeth Macias
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Database Coordinator
Bethany Pace
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Events Associate
Rosie Neely
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Gardens & Facilities

Director of Gardens and Facilities
Tyler Diehl
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Grounds Supervisors
Hannah French
Junio Milanese
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Manager of Sustainability
Corey Welles
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Senior Horticultural Staffl
Tim Cordero
Mike Furner
Miguel Obregon-Padilla

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Horticultural Staff
Bonnie Colwell
Wyatt Hoyle
Holly Huff
Jorge Mendiata
Edward Zhu

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Maintenance Supervisor
Eder Mejia

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Maintenance Assistant
Richie Jaimes
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Visitor Services & Public Programs

Director of Visitor Services and Public Programs
Nicole Evans
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Guest Experience and Engagement Manager
Diane Jeffers
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Garden Shop Manager
Karen Kester
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Reservation Manager
Angie Lee
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Guest Services Assistant Manager
Eric Love
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Volunteer Manager
Kitty Thomassin
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Reservations Associate
Ellie Rizenjani
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Gate Managers
Julie Hall
Mark Hepler
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Visitor Services Associates
Louise Blair
Mary Scott
Laurie Zalk
Pat Sheppard
Hillary Tentler
Peggy Koegler
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Guest Services Associate
Shannon Hollingsworth
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Junior Botanist Coordinator
Gillian Connor
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