Stuart Shillaber

Stu joined the Conservancy in 2009 as a member of the Horticulture staff and in 2011 assumed his current role as Director where he currently oversees a department of 8 staff that are charged with the care of the Greenway’s lawns, trees and plant collections. He also plays a leading role in the Horticultural education and the management of the Conservancy’s Volunteer Program. Stu’s previous experiences led him to run his own successful Design/Build/Maintain Landscaping business in Rhode Island and as a Supervisor with the Central Park Conservancy in New York City. He is a AOLCP with NOFA and a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a degree in Urban Horticulture & Turfgrass Management.