Founding and Charter Members

Founding Members These 16 members established the USLGA in June 2011, and were in involved in creating its structure, including defining the mission, naming the organization, electing the officers and the board of directors, and establishing bylaws, policies and procedures, member benefits, finances, and infrastructure. Many hours were volunteered and monies donated by this very committed group. The organization was open to membership on April 27, 2012. The USLGA is grateful for these very dedicated individuals.

Anne Davidson Deep Creek Lavender Farm
Christine Teeple Red Rock Lavender
Cindy Jones Colorado Aromatics @ Sagescript Institute, llc
Curtis Swift High Altitude Lavender
Cynthia McCoy Lavender Oaks Farm
Debbie Gorham Willakenzie Lavender Farm and Gift Shop
Deborah Thompson Applegate Valley Lavender Farm
Jan Meier Sharps Crossing Lavender Farm
Justin Cook Woody Creek Lavender Farm
Kathy Kimbrough Garden Scentsations
Lila Avery-Fuson Central Coast Lavender Farm
Mary Bergstrom  
Mike Neustrom Prairie Lavender Farm
Sarah Richards Lavender Wind Farm
Susan & Jack Harrington Labyrinth Hill
Tim Bergstrom  


Founding Officers President: Mary Bergstrom; Vice President: Lila Avery-Fuson; Treasurer: Mike Neustrom; Secretary: Sarah Richards  

Charter Members The listed Grower and Associate members are recognized as Charter Members. Charter Members are defined as those members who signed up during the first six months when the organization was open to membership, which started on April 27, 2012. The USLGA appreciates the support of these Charter Members who recognized early on the value of a national lavender association.

Alice Harris Karchesky Canna, Brugmansia, and More / South Ridge Farm
Ana Greer  
Aristides Arzola Lavender Innovations
Betsy, Erlinda Reichard The Lavender Patch
Brenda J. Luetger BJ's Lavender
Carol Umbarger Creekside Farms
Carol Tannenbaum  
Carrie Lawson Lavender of the Callahan Range
Cheryl Wilson Helvetia Lavender Farm
Christine Mulder Barn Owl Nursery/Herb Nursery & Lavender Farm
Christopher Carruthers Cowichan Valley Lavender Labyrinth and Farm
Coreen Savikko Coruce Vineyards/Antelope Valley Lavender
Dan Abbott George Washington Inn, LLC DBA Washington Lavender
Dana M Casale  
Donna Anderson  
Donna Cayson Camp Cayson Farms
Eileen deCamp Blue Ridge Lavender
Elizabeth Inman Purple Adobe Lavender Farm
Ellen Reynolds Beagle Ridge Herb Farm
Fran Miller Bear Creek Blooms
Gail Wilson Highland Lavender Farm
Gary Wallert  
Ginna Gemmell Lavender Green Farm
Heather Folks-Lambert  
Heidi Luquette Oregon Coast Lavender
Jackie Woods Wine Country Lavender Farm
Jan Hartley  
Jan Schneider Temecula Lavender Co / solidagofarms inc.
Jane DeHart Creekside Organics LLC
Janice Mileski Mystic River Lavender/Herbs
Jennifer Tevlin Enchanted Paths
Jim and Wanda Morford Morford Lavender Farm
Jody Byrne DayBreak Lavender Farm
Julie Haushalter White Oak Lavender Farm
Julie Ingram-Greenhaw Martha Lane Lavender
Karen Dobos  
Kathy Gehrt  
Kevin and Mim Klawonn Country Lavender Farm
Laura Pittman-Hewitt Ambergardens Farm and Nursery
Lee Ann Nielsen A Pinch of Lavender
Leslie Mouriquand Pinyon Mountain Botanicals
Linda Longworth Lavender Hill Farms
Lisa Murad Lavender Road by Lisa
Lisa Hatcher Colorado Gratitude Lavender
Lois Hunt Windy Hills Lavender Farm LLC
Marilyn Kosel Wayward Winds Lavender 
Mary Ann Etu Lavender Field at Warrington Manor
Maryanne Loughran Two Sisters Lavender Farm
Mesha Munyan Oasis Naturals/Meshaz Natural Perfumes
Michael Lemmers RavenCroft
Miguel Furman Barlow Lane Lavender
Nanette Keck Adobe Creek Farm
Pam Schlichenmayer Indian Summer Ranch LLC
Patrick & Belinda Matheson High Mountain Lavender
Peggy Armstrong Annie's Lavender
Rebecca Haushalter White Oak Lavender
Rhonda Gee Bayston Hill Lavender
Ruth Elkins Sprigs & Sprouts of Western Colorado, LLC.,
Sally Fortman Lavender Lane Farm of Maryland
Sharon Willingham Harris Clear Fork of the Brazos Lavender Farm
Steve, Toni Price Busy Bee Farm
Susan Dripps Alpacashare LLC
Susana Cates Kimberlin Hill Farm
Tami Teut  
Teresa Byer Butterfly Hill Farm
Tim Upson Cambridge University Botanic Garden
Tina L Myers The Little Lavender Place
Tom Howell Teton View Lavender Farm
Tom Frei Woodinville Lavender
Wayne & Terry Pearson