Kerry Ann Mendez - Nationally Renowned Speaker
“In these busy times, everyone can appreciate a manageable garden. Kerry Ann Mendez is the best person to show us all how –with humor. Kerry Ann has repeatedly inspired standing-room-only crowds at the annual PHS Philadelphia Flower Show with her time-saving tips and user-friendly garden designs.” Patricia Schrieber, Director of Education, The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
"Kerry Ann's presentation and delivery were very strong and specific to my area. Good slides and suggestions. I was impressed that she had made sure her suggestions were appropriate for my weather zone." Roberta, Memphis, Tennessee
Kerry Ann's Speaking Calendar
Kerry Ann is in high demand as a garden speaker. Since 2015 she has presented over 300 lectures to more than 30,000 gardeners in 19 states and Canada. Check her calendar for upcoming events and to whether or not she might be available to speak at your event.
Topics & Presentations
Kerry Ann Mendez speaks on many different gardening topics.
Her presentations include colorful Power Points and helpful handouts. She has spoken for hundreds of groups ranging in size from 10 to 600 people and encourages audience participation for a lively and interactive experience. Presentations can vary in length from 45 minutes to a full day workshop.
About Kerry Ann
Speaker for many symposia and conferences, including Master Gardeners conferences in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Indiana, Ohio, Wisconsin, Virginia, New Jersey, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Michigan. Also presented at the 2015 International Master Gardeners Convention.
Featured speaker at many garden and flower shows including Philadelphia, Chicago, Boston and Seattle.
Presenter for many Horticultural and Plant Societies including societies in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Virginia, New York, Wisconsin and Ottawa.
Popular speaker at botanical gardens and arboretums including:
- Chicago Botanic Gardens, IL
- U.S. Botanic Gardens
- U.S. National Arboretum
- Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park,MI
- Coastal Maine Botanic Gardens, ME
- Longwood Gardens, PA
- Morris Arboretum, PA
- Wave Hill, NY
- Taylor Conservatory, WI
- Tower Hill Botanical Garden, MA
- Rotary Botanical Gardens, WI
- Olbrich Botancial Gardens, WI
- Bartlett Arboretum, CT
- Cox Arboretum, OH
- New Jersey Botanical Gardens, NJ
- Cheekwood Arboretum, TN
- Green Spring Gardens, VA
- Polly Hill Arboretum, MA
- Laurelwood Arboretum, NJ
- Connecticut College Arboretum, CT
- Berkshire Botanical Garden, MA
- Blithewood Gardens and Arboretum, RI
- Frelinghuysen Arboretum, NJ
- Phipps Conservatory, PA
Featured speaker for trade shows, nursery and landscape associations, garden centers as well as landscaping schools. Venues include:
- New England Grows
- Perennial Plant Association
- Mid-Atlantic Horticultural Short Course
- Montana Green Expo
- Connecticut Nursery and Landscape Association
- Maine Nursery and Landscape Association
- Western NY Nursery and Landscape Association
- Northern Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association
- Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association
- The Professional Landscapers School (Indiana)
- White Flower Farm
- Gardener's Supply Company
Kerry Ann Mendez speaks on many different gardening topics. For a list of garden presentations click 2017-2018 Lectures by Kerry Ann Mendez
“Wow! What a powerful speaker! Kerry Ann Mendez certainly was one of the most outstanding speakers that I’ve been exposed to in the Garden Club. I think one and all were catching their breath when she finished her amazing lecture! Most inspiring. Betsy, Rockport, MA.
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