Betsy was a public health professional for 29 years in clinical services and health education. She has been a Master Gardener since 2005. She served on the St.Louis Master Gardener Advisory Committee, including 2016 chair and the Training Coordination Team. She is currently on the education subcommittee of the Advisory Committee, the Outreach subcommittee, and an ad hoc member of the Advisory Committee. She is the Speaker’s Bureau coordinator. She volunteered at the Missouri Botanical Garden Kemper Center display gardens for 9 years. Betsy currently volunteers with the Missouri Botanical Garden: Kemper Center Front Desk, the annual display team, south, and the Speakers Bureau.