Our Team

2020 STAFF

Jessica Morgan:  Executive Director

B.S. Horticulture
M.S. Nonprofit Administration- completion 2020
Horticultural Therapist
Certified Master Gardener
Clinical Herbalist Western Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Sharon Maier:  Executive Assistant

QuickBooks Certified
Microsoft Office Suite Certified
All-around Office Guru


Erica Wharton:  Program Director

B.S. Computer Science
Horticultural Therapist
Past Nonprofit Executive Director
Master Gardener Program 2020


Youth Gardening Program Instructor

Youth Gardening Program Intern

Leaf Out Gardening Program Instructor

Leaf Out Gardening Program Intern

Enterprise Internship Program Instructor – Erik Nutting

Enterprise Internship Program Intern – Matt Stinson




Mark Tobin – Board President
Retired Assistant Director of the National Wildlife Research Center, US Dept of Agriculture



Tom Paulson – Treasurer
CPA and Financial Planner
Rotary Club Member
Community Volunteer


Andrew Swanson – Board Member
Engineer at Hewlett Packard
Garden Enthusiast
Community Volunteer


Mary Bahus-Meyer – Board Member
Business Owner
Past Chairperson of MLK Day Events
Community Outreach



Coming Soon to the LYG Board: Clay Tomcak, Alex Myh, Jason Barton