Project AWAKE Mission Statement

The mission of Project AWAKE is to cultivate appreciation and awareness of the environment in our community by managing the Newton Arboretum and Krumm Learning Center and advocating for urban conservation, recreation, and education.  

Project AWAKE Board of Directors

Lana Wohlers – Interim President 
Kim Didier- Interim Vice President
Jenni Patty – Treasurer
Doug Thoma – Secretary
John Fruetel
Frank Vogel
Ina Heidemann
Christina Anderson
Teresa Lyman
Ryan Zink
Cindy Bednarczyk

Newton Arboretum & Botanical Garden Staff

Jodi Flaherty – Office Manager
Leah Busch – Horticulturist

Are you interested in an opportunity to join the Project AWAKE board? We would love to hear from you~ e-mail