Map 1236 N. Peck Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA
(West of Polliwog Park)
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Board of Directors and Advisors 2010

Board of Directors

Charlotte Marshall  (President, PR)

Julie Gonella  (Vice President, Garden Maintenance Director)

Roy Gonella  (Treasurer)

Gretchen Renshaw Zwissler  (Garden Maintenance Director, Garden Tours)

Mimi Andersen (Garden Maintenance Director, Blog master)

Jill Brunkhardt (Chevron liason)

Mike Garcia (Enviroscape)

Dave Harris (Rotary Club)

Eve Kelso (City of MB liason)

John Scott (Graphic Designer)

Martha Andreani (Secretary)

Board of Advisors

Melanie Baer-Keeley (Horticulturist-specializing in CA Native Plants)

Tony Baker (Horticulturist, Landscaper)

Ann Barklow (Consulting Certified Arborist)
Former MBBG board member & founder

Kathleen Bullard (Environmental Planner)
Former MBBG board member & founder

Joyce Haraughty (PR)
Former MBBG board member

Greg Monfette (Registered Consulting Arborist)

David Moody (Naturalist, Birder)

Lisa Ryder Moore (Composting, Worm bins)

Andrew Pedersen (Entomologist)

Bob Shanman (Birder, Nature Store Owner)


Garden Maintenance

Friday Volunteer Directors: Mimi Andersen, Julie Gonella, and Gretchen Renshaw

Large Jobs: Mike Garcia and Enviroscape, Jim Catella

Mulch Delivery: Wally Miglin

Bird feeders and Interpretive Sign Upkeep: Linda Morey


PR: Charlotte Marshall

Rotary: Dave Harris

City Liaison: Eve Kelso

Chevron Liaison: Jill Brunkhardt

Membership: Julie Gonella


Interpretive Signs and Brochures: John Scott

Classes and Field Trips: Charlotte Marshall

Website: Julie Gonella

Gardener’s Grapevine Newsletter: Julie Gonella, Charlotte Marshall, Ann Barklow, Martha Andreani, Suzanne Schultz

We are always looking for volunteers to help on our committees and boards. Contact us
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