Master Gardeners Committee

Regular Meetings

  • 4th Tuesday of January, April, July, and October


2018 Gloucester Master Gardener Officers

  • Bob Beyea, President
  • "Hurricane" Thompson, Vice-President
  • Brenda Booth, Secretary
  • Betty Durrette, Treasurer
  • Vicki Flanary, Member-at-Large
  • Bill Blair, Coordinator*

*The Coordinator serves as a liaison with Virginia Tech and other organizations. They inform the Gloucester Master Gardeners of upcoming horticultural events and provide yearly report information to the Extension Office.

Committee Chairs

  • Beaverdam Waterwise Garden - MG interns
  • Daffodil Festival - Rose Sullivan and Henry Thompson
  • Gateway to Gloucester - Noel Priseler
  • Gazette-Journal Column - Susan Camp
  • Guinea Jubilee - Vacant
  • Help Desk - Bill Blair and Wanda Eberle
  • Training Class - Bill Blair
  • Newsletter - Janet Gomez
  • Plant Extravaganza - Debbie Bartok-Newton, Ann Gentry, Belinda Hicks
  • Ready, Set, Grow - Bill Blair
  • Rosewell Cemetery Living Wall - Sandy Pait
  • Website - Bill Walker, Patti McGrath and Ruby Gardner
  • Woodville Demo Garden - Jim Newton

View a list of officers from previous years (PDF).


The Extension Leadership Council is a diverse group of individuals who work with an ever-changing Extension program. The Council helps identify the needs and concerns of Gloucester, and also shares a commitment to finding solutions, implementing them and evaluating and reporting results.