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     3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
     --Gate 6 at Fair Park--
     Dallas, Texas 75210

Business hours & driving directions.
Office hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

If you have a general question or are unsure who to contact, please call our front desk at (214) 428-7476 x 341.

Please schedule an appointment to meet with a staff member, as we are frequently accompanying visitors out in the Gardens or out of the office at meetings and outreach events.

Our Outreach Manager, Guest Relations Manager and Entomologist are in the office Tuesdays through Saturdays. Our Gift Shop Manager is in the office Wednesdays through Sundays. Phone calls and emails will be returned as soon as possible after staff return to the office.


Dick Davis
Executive Director

Sarah Gardner
PR & Marketing Manager

Tammy Smith, Sugar City sweets&celebrations
Rental Coordinator

Roger Sanderson
Director of Horticulture

John Watts

Jennifer Hoffman
Outreach Manager

Erin Shields
Education Manager

Gabrielle Sant'Angelo
Guest Relations Manager

Barbara Martin
Facility and Equipment Coordinator

Kerry Ragsdill
Gift Shop Coordinator

General Information -- Guest Services


The board of Texas Discovery Gardens is a volunteer governing and policy-making body, representing a cross-section of the Greater Metroplex population. The board includes professional people and community volunteers, all of whom have genuine and sincere interest in the mission and activities of Texas Discovery Gardens.

  • Michael Bosco
    Board Chair
    Soils Alive LLC & Sustainable Growth Inc.
  • Barbara Hunt Crow
    Community Volunteer
  • Marilyn Waisanen
    Community Volunteer
  • John R. Blanton, Jr.
    Caldwell Scott Corp.,
    Abbott-IPCO, Inc.
  • Gary Barton
    Community Volunteer
  • Stu Bell
  • Steve Gaharan
    Community Volunteer
  • Kathryn B. Gameros
    Atwood Gameros, LLP
  • Dawn Mann
    Dallas South News
  • Michelle Robberson
    Cooper & Scully, P.C.
  • Kelsel Thompson
    Paul Quinn College
  • Bettye Slaven
    Community Volunteer
  • Janet Smith
    Community Volunteer