Leadership & Staff
Sandy Mercer, Sandersville;
Retired, Georgia DOT
Angie Martin, Milledgeville; President and CEO, Milledgeville/Baldwin Chamber of Commerce.
Milledgeville; Robin Becker Interiors
Athens; Owner, Insurance Agency; Development and Finance/Investment committees.
Greensboro; Assistant VP, Facilities Operations, Georgia College & State University
Milledgeville; Chair, Baldwin County Commissioners.
Attorney; Rose Hill, Grounds/Facilities committees.
Greensboro; Landscape Director, Reynolds Lake Oconee
Harriett Whipple, PhD,
Milledgeville; Professor Emeritus, Georgia College & State University; Education, Grounds/Facilities, Rose Hill committees.
Milledgeville; Owner, Williams Funeral Home
New Vernon, NJ.
Jennifer Pollard, a 1995 GCSU graduate with a BA in History, assumed this leadership role in January 2017. Mrs. Pollard brings 20 years of experience in fundraising, strategic planning and non-profit management, along with the professionally recognized CFRE (Certified FundRaising Executive) credential, which she has held since 2008.
Greg Eilers was named Assistant Director on May 1, 2018, overseeing Horticulture and Education. Prior to that, Greg served as Lockerly’s Director of Education for 13 years. Greg has a Bachelor of Science degree in Outdoor Education with a focus in Environmental Education from Georgia College & State University.
Vicki Folendore manages the administrative functions for the Lockerly Arboretum Foundation. Vicki is a Milledgeville native, and before joining the Lockerly staff she worked at Georgia College & State University in University Advancement.