Closed Wednesday

The U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed Wednesday, February 20, due to inclement weather.

Elizabeth Barton

Elizabeth Barton
Volunteer Coordinator
Public Programs
(202) 226-8066

Elizabeth Barton has a passion for horticultural education and making science more approachable to everyone through informal education and social media. She recently completed a master's in Public Horticulture Administration from the Longwood Graduate Program, where she researched public garden social media use and millennial engagement strategies. She also has a master's in Plant Science from the University of Maryland, where she researched green roof systems and plant establishment. Elizabeth has a B.S. from the University of Delaware in Landscape Horticulture and Design. Elizabeth is a modern dancer and performs with several different companies in the DC-Maryland-Virginia region.