Professional & Community Affiliations:


Frequent speaker at Xeriscape Conferences, Marin Municipal Water District’s H20 How To, North Bay Watershed Council, College of Marin, City College, California Landscape Contractors’ Association, Chamber of Commerce, Rotary, Marin Green Business Forum 2010, and other professional and community groups.

Selected Awards and Recognition:
1984 — Winner of MMWD Water Conservation Award.
1998 — Winner of National Association of Women Business Owner’s (NAWBO) Trailblazer Award.
2000 — Recipient of national Environmental Leadership Award from Associated Landscape Contractors of America and Lawn & Landscape Magazine.
2003 — National Women Business Owner of the Year ~ National NAWBO and Wells Fargo Bank, also from National NAWBO and Office Depot.
2003 — Selected as Business Woman of the Year by the Sonoma Marin Business Times in the Construction Category.
2003 — Gardeners’ Guild, Inc. was chosen as the Business of the Year, by the Marin County Board of Supervisors.