Two Great Locations, One Organization
Kayla Wanous

Kayla Wanous

My name is Kayla Wanous and I am the Gardens horticulture intern. I am from Midland, Michigan and I just graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in Program in the Environment. I am interested in horticulture and sustainable food systems and am excited...
Jayden Earl

Jayden Earl

My name is Jayden Earl and I am one of two interns stationed in the Gaffield Children’s Garden this summer. I am a rising junior studying sociology here at the University of Michigan. Originally, I hail from Holland, Michigan. Though I may miss my summers near...
Gucci Fan

Gucci Fan

My name is Gucci Fan, and I am the 2018 Great Lakes Garden intern. I am originally from Okemos, MI, and now am a rising junior at the University of Michigan, studying Program in the Environment (PitE) and Ecology, Evolution, and Biodiversity (EEB). This summer I am...
Shawn Farrell

Shawn Farrell

I am the Field Services/Grounds intern working under Mike Stadler. I am from Kalamazoo, Michigan and I am pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies and Sustainability. This summer, I am looking forward to working outside every day at the Gardens and the Arb, learning...
Sarah Gizzi

Sarah Gizzi

Sarah Gizzi is working this summer as the Peony Garden intern as well as a summer Caretaker. She will be starting her fifth year at the University of Michigan and is majoring in Ecology, Evolution, and Biodiversity. This is Sarah’s third year as the Peony Garden...
Mackenzie King

Mackenzie King

My name is Mackenzie King. I am the development and administration intern. I am from West Bloomfield, Michigan. Currently, I am pursuing two degrees at the University of Michigan in Art and Design and Conservation Biology. This summer, I am excited to encourage more...
Katie Hammond

Katie Hammond

Katie Hammond is originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan. She just graduated with her Masters in Social Work and plans to use her degree to improve human service programs. This year, Katie is working with several different administrative departments at the Gardens and...