We’re dedicated to making your experience at the Centre and Gardens an unforgettable one.

Dr. Ian Spooner
Director of Research
Phone: 902.585.1312 (office)
Email: ian.spooner@acadiau.ca
Marcel Falkenham, P.Eng
Director of Facilities
Phone: 902.585.1839
Email: marcel.falkenham@acadiau.ca
Dr. Allison Walker
Director of The E.C. Smith Herbarium
Phone: 902.585.1333
Email: allison.walker@acadiau.ca
Melanie Priesnitz
Conservation Horticulturist
Phone: 902.585.1916
Email: melanie.priesnitz@acadiau.ca
Sarah Hines
Research Manager & Irving Scholar Coordinator
Email: sarah.hines@acadiau.ca
Phone: 902.585.1573
Alain Belliveau
Collections Manager, E.C.Smith Herbarium

Phone: 902.778.0852
Email: alain.belliveau@acadiau.ca

John Walker
Facility Manager
Phone: 902.585.1844
Email: john.walker@acadiau.ca
Kendra Sampson
Propagation Specialist  and Research Wing Technician
Email: kendra.sampson@acadiau.ca
Daniel Kavanagh
Facilities Project Coordinator
Email: daniel.kavanagh@acadiau.ca
Heather Elliott
Greenhouse and Botany Technician
Email: heather.elliott@acadiau.ca
Samuel Jean
Conservation & Education Assistant
Email: samuel.jean@acadiau.ca

Emma Jodrie
Visitor Services & Café Coordinator

Phone: (902) 585-1917
Email: emma.jodrie@acadiau.ca