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HBG Executive Director

  • Susan MG Tissot (Trinidad, CA) Ms. Tissot relocated to Humboldt County and joined the HBG staff in 2014. She brings 27 years of non-profit experience to the job and is co-author of Planning for Tourists: Contributions of Museums. She has a Master’s Degree in Museum Studies and a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology from Oregon State University. Ms. Tissot has served on a number of boards and committees and is currently a member of Eureka Rotary. She is married to Dr. Brian Tissot. They have two grown children attending universities in Washington State and a Jack Russell Terrier named Baxter.

Site Manager

  • Terry Kramer

Visitor Services Coordinator

  • Ashley Mobley

Gate Attendant

  • Laura Gardner

Garden Assistant

  • Ellie Potts

Garden Curators (Volunteer)

  • Mark Moore: Lost Coast Native Plant Garden
  • June and Tim Walsh: Co-Curators, Moss Family Temperate Woodland Garden