Board-of-Directors

Board of Directors

The Dallas Arboretum is owned by the City of Dallas, supported in part by the Dallas Park and Recreation Department and is operated by the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Society, Inc., a nonprofit organization. Our mission is to build and maintain a public botanic garden which promotes the art, enjoyment and knowledge of horticulture, while providing opportunities for education and research. We are committed to excellence, good management and fiscal responsibility.

Executive Officers

  • Bill Graue, Chairman
  • Alan Walne, Vice Chairman
  • Tom McCasland, Secretary
  • Christopher Harris, Treasurer
  • Brian Shivers, Immediate Past Chairman
  • Mary Brinegar, President and CEO

Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden


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