Creating a Welcoming Environment for Everyone

Student Testimonial

Student Leaders: Noreen Mabini

Tue, May 19, 2020

Thanks to her experiences working at the Arboretum and Public Garden, Noreen Mabini is well on her way to achieving her career aspirations of becoming a restoration specialist. As a co-coordinator for the Learning by Leading Waterway Stewardship team, the third-year UC Davis student oversees 10 undergraduate interns whose work includes renewing, maintaining, and restoring the Arboretum Waterway. 

David Gonzalez

Masters Student, Environmental Science, Yale University Ambassador Co-Coordinator, 2011

Kiely Doherty

Kiely Doherty Environmental Science and Management
Arboretum Ambassador Co-Coordinator


Alex Stubblefield

Alex Stubblefield Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems
GATEways Outreach Program Student Coordinator, 2014-15
Arboretum Ambassador, 2013-2015


Jonathan L. Su

Jonathan L. Su Arboretum Ambassador and student employee
UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden
Landscape Architecture + Environmental Design, B.S. 2015


Andy Codd

Edible Landscaping Intern, 2013-14 Nursery Student Employee, 2014-15 Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems, 2015

Carly Feldman

Carly Feldman Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry
Nursery Assistant (2015-2017)
Nursery Intern (2014-2015)


Kathy Guertze

Kathy Guertze Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry
Sustainable Horticulture Co-Coordinator (Fall 2015-Fall 2016)
Nursery Intern (Fall 2016)
Sustainable Horticulture Intern (Spring 2015)


Hunter Stapp

Tue, April 11, 2017
A testimonial from Hunter Stapp, a Learning by Leading student co-coordinator of the Ecological Restoration team.