Gregory Long has been president and chief executive officer of the New York Botanical Garden since 1989. He lives in New York City. Anne Skillion has been on the staff of the Research Libraries of the New York Public Library since 1981; she is currently senior editor in its Publications Office. She lives in NYC. Kim E. Tripp, Todd Forrest, Susan Fraser and Barbara Thiers all work at the New York Botanical Garden and live in New York.