Our mission is to create more vibrant and beautiful communities by sharing our gardens.

Gardens Buffalo Niagara is a 501(c)(3) non-profit group is made up of some of the area's great gardening community – and love to show it off.

Gardens Buffalo Niagara Board

Jeffrey Tooke
President 
President@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Jim Charlier
Vice President, Marketing Committee Chair 
Marketing@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Matthew J. Tower, CPA
Treasurer 
Treasurer@GardensBufffaloNiagara.com 

Beth Kruetzer
Secretary 
 

Jo Ann Belliotti
at large 
 

Barbara Cavanagh
Volunteers Committee 
Volunteers@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Phil Collins
at large 
 

Sally Cunningham
at large 
 

Jennifer Friedman, Esq.
Governance Committee 
 

Edward Healy
at large 
 

Sue Hough
Garden Walk Buffalo Chair 
GardenWalkBuffalo@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Catherine Lincoln
Development Chair 
Giving@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Michael Shadrack
Events Chair 
 

Nikki Hitchcock
Executive Consultant 
 

Cindy Loomis
Volunteer 
 

Mary Ellen Wohlrab
Volunteer 
 

Garden Walk Buffalo Committee

Tom Peglowski
Secretary and Public Relations 
 

Onda Simmons
Chair, Lunenfeld Beautification Grants 
LunenfeldGrants@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Jo Alfano
 
 

Cheryl Bell
 
 

Jo Ann Belliotti
 
 

Barbara Cavanagh
 
Volunteers@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Jim Charlier
Past Chair 
 

Bryan Day
 
 

Yolanda Fields
2019 Chair 
 

Joe Hopkins
 
 

Ruth Huoh
 
 

Liz Kolken
 
 

Beth Kreutzer
 
 

Catherine Carr Lincoln
 
Giving@GardensBuffaloNiagara.com 

Cindy Loomis
Past Chair 
 

Kevin Lickers
 
 

Stephen Muscarella
 
 

Sylvia Nealon
 
 

Arlan Peters
Past Chair 
 

Gerriann Rosen
 
 

Nancy Somit
 
 

Ginny Williams
 
 

Jim Williams
 
 

Mike Wood
 
 

Tours of Open Gardens Committee

Michael Shadrack
Chair 
 

Margaret Raupp
 
 

Kathi Scanlon
 
 

Barbara Whittemore
 
 

Garden Art Sale Committee

Barbara Maze
Chair 
 

Laura Genco
 
 

Alison Malikowski
 
 

Barbara Timlin
 
 

Kathy Guest Shadrack
 
 

Michael Shadrack
 
 

Weekend Garden Walk Coordinators

Sharon Adler
 
 

Marg Rust