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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 Volunteer Manager, Gift Shop Coordinator and Entomologist are in the office Tuesdays through Saturdays. Our Rental Coordinator 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
214 428 7476 x 270

Barbara Martin
Booking Coordinator

Firenze Cardena
Visitor Services

Kerry Ragsdill
Gift Shop Coordinator


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.
  • Stu Bell
  • Steve Gaharan
    Community Volunteer
  • Kathryn B. Gameros
    Atwood Gameros, LLP
  • Dawn Mann
    Dallas South News
  • Bonnie Nichols
    Texas Security Bank
  • Ginger Nichols
    President, GinCommGroup
  • Ginny Pettey
    Community Volunteer
  • Alan Rister
    Community Volunteer
  • Michelle Robberson
    Cooper & Scully, P.C.
  • Kelsel Thompson
    Paul Quinn College
  • Bettye Slaven
    Community Volunteer
  • Janet Smith
    Community Volunteer