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Join us for interviews with accomplished women in our industry for inspiration, learning and connection with your peers.

Women In Horticulture at Cultivate'22

A powerful, inspiring networking experience

Monday July 18 from 12 - 1:30 p.m.

Join us for Women in Horticulture at Cultivate’22 – an energetic educational networking event for women in the green industry. The program speaker will provide inspiration and practical tools for women to be more effectives in their lives.

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Upcoming Women In Horticulture interviews

    Wed 18
    May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Women In Horticulture May 2022

    Alicain Carlson, PhD – Syngenta Flowers  Dr. Alicain Carlson is a young mother holding her “dream job” as the technical manager at Syngenta Flowers where she manages a team of technical leads and horticultural scientists across the country and at two trial locations.   The daughter of an Army officer, Alicain grew up all over the United States and spent her high school years in Virginia. She attended Virginia Tech for her undergraduate studies and while a Hokie, she took a c... Read More

    Thu 29
    September 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Women In Horticulture September 2022

    Summer Field, Spring Meadow Nursery Summer Field is a propagation manager at Spring Meadow Nursery in Grand Haven, MI. Born and raised in northern Illinois, Summer’s passion for horticulture is a result of taking various high school agriculture related courses, being a member of The National FFA Organization, and attending horticulture and floriculture judging competitions.   Summer earned an Associates of Science Degree from Rock Valley Community College. It is during this time that... Read More

past interviews

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Suzanne Wainwright-Evans

Meet Suzanne Wainwright-Evans, owner of Buglady Consulting, is a horticultural entomologist specializing in integrated pest management.

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Katie Tamony

Chief Marketing Officer at Monrovia. as our January 2022 Women in Horticulture Interview
Series guest.

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Women In Horticulture Joan Dudney

Joan Dudney

Meet Joan Dudney, Marketing Manager of Little Prince of Oregon Nursery, a leading nursery grower in the upper Northwest located in Aurora, Oregon.

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Micky Byland
& Amy Morris

Two of the nine siblings in the Heimos family, They have spent their professional careers in the green industry.
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Olivia Morgan

Olivia Morgan

Customer marketing manager for Syngenta Flowers as our August 2021 Women in Horticulture Interview Series guest.

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Suzi McCoy and Katie Dubow portrait

Suzi McCoy
& Katie Dubow

Retired past president & current president of Garden Media Group as our May 2021 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.
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Dr Mary Meye Women In Horticulture Interview

Mary Meyer, Ph.D.

Mary Meyer, Ph.D. - Professor Emeritus and Grass Collection Curator at the University of Minnesota as our March 2021 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.
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Women In Horticulture Dr. Bridget Behe Ph.D.

Bridget Behe Ph.D

Professor of Horticultural Marketing at Michigan State University as our January 2021 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.

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Women In Horticulture Genevieve Reiner Mills

Genevieve Reiner Mills

In-house General Counsel of Oakland Nursery, & Director of Oakland Green Interiors as our December 2020 Women in Horticulture Interview Series guest.
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Women In Horticulture Liz Lark Riley

Liz Lark-Riley

Managing Director at Rockledge Gardens as our November 2020 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.

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Women In Horticulture Cari Peters

Cari Peters

Vice President at J.R. Peters as our October 2020 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.


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Women In Horticulture Rachel Gooder

Rachel Gooder

Co-Owner of Cresco Greenhouse, Plantpeddler Wholesale & Plantpeddler Young Plant Operations as our September 2020 Women in Horticulture Interview Series guest.
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Women In Horticulture ValÉrie Berger

Valérie Berger

Co-CEO of Berger as our August 2020 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.


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Women In Horticulture Jennifer Moss

Jennifer Moss

Owner & director of sales & marketing at Moss Greenhouses as our June 2020 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.

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Kathy Fediw Women In Horticulture Interview

Kathy Fediw

Interior Plantscape Hall of Fame Inductee as our May 2020 Women in Horticulture Interview Series guest.


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Women In Horticulture Susie Raker-Zimmerman

Susie Raker-Zimmerman

Vice President of Raker Roberta’s Young Plants as our April 2020 Women In Horticulture Interview Series guests.


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