The Council of the Friends of the Public Garden supports the work of the Friends to protect and enhance the Boston Common, Public Garden, and Commonwealth Avenue Mall and helps increase the public’s awareness and appreciation of our work. The Council comprises members of the Friends, retiring Directors, committee members, community, professional, corporate, foundation leaders, and individuals interested in advancing the mission of the Friends.

Members of the Council are a source of vitality and creative thinking, informed by experience and community contacts.

Deborah Babson
Pamela Beale
Omar Blayton
Michael Broderick
Eugene (Gene) Clapp
Meredith Clapp
Susan Domolky
Dan Donahue
Matt Dwyer
Alexis Egan
Tracy Flannery
Ramsay Fretz
Christine Hayward
Jim Hood, co-chair
Barbara Hostetter
Chu Huang

Namrita Kapur
Sidney Kenyon
William (Bill) Kieffer
Tom Lewis
James (Jim) May
Annsely McAleer
Tony Morris
Margaret (Meg) Morton
Lyn Paget, co-chair
Fred Putnam
Ailene Robinson
Diane Rooney
Anthony Ursillo
Roger Tackeff
Martha (Marty) Walz