About Us


Our Mission:

Dedicated to the betterment of Oroville, Butte County, & California, through education, example, and display; utilizing exhibition, research, propagation, planting, indigenous and non-indigenous trees, plants, flora, water, historical artifacts, and natural history. 

Our Vision: 

To enrich all who visit through our education efforts

MEET THE Board Members

Meet the Team behind Oroville Botanic Gardens & Education Center

Susan Sims

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Marina Hynes
Vice President

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Bonnie Villarreal


Debi Upton

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Trisha Barker
Membership Coordinator

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Raeshae Shane
Youth Coordinator

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Nicole Sims
Web Design