Chicago Botanic Garden


Senior Staff

The mission of the Chicago Botanic Garden: We cultivate the power of plants to sustain and enrich life.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Sophia Shaw

Patsy Benveniste
Vice President, Education and Community Programs

Jim Boudreau
Vice President, Marketing and Development

Aida Z. Giglio
Vice President, Human Resources

Ginny Hotaling

Vice President, Government Affairs

Gregory M. Mueller
Chief Scientist and Negaunee Foundation Vice President of Science

Harriet Resnick
Vice President, Visitor Experience and Business Development

Executive Vice President and Director

Kris Jarantoski

Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration
Chief Financial Officer

Thomas Nissly