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.

Pamela Beale
Omar Blayton
Michael Broderick
Dan Donahue
Ron Druker
Matt Dwyer
Alexis Egan
Joy Fallon
Tracy Flannery
Ramsay Fretz
David Friedman
Arturo Gossage
Deborah Hale
Christine Hayward
Jim Hood, co-chair
Rich Hornblower
Barbara Hostetter

Jeff Jarczyk
Namrita Kapur
Sidney Kenyon
William (Bill) Kieffer
Tom Lewis
James (Jim) May
Annsley McAleer
Karl McLaurin
Tony Morris
Margaret (Meg) Morton
Ailene Robinson
Diane Rooney, co-chair
Kimberly Stockwell
Roger Tackeff
Anthony Ursillo
Martha (Marty) Walz