Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Welcomes Flannery Hill as Marketing & Membership Manager

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Welcomes Flannery Hill as Marketing & Membership Manager

Santa Barbara, Calif. – The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is pleased to announce Flannery Hill as its new marketing and membership manager.

Hill brings a background in public relations and nonprofit marketing management to the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.
“The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden provides the perfect environment for me to combine my understanding of marketing and public relations with my dedication to the Santa Barbara community,” said Hill. “I am thrilled to work with the Garden to promote community engagement and look forward to getting to know and growing the Garden’s membership base of 2500 households.”

Prior to joining the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Hill was responsible for developing and managing public relations and marketing campaigns at SurfMedia Communications.

A native of San Francisco, Hill attended New York University (NYU) and received her bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and German from UC Santa Barbara. While in New York City, she worked for the German Academic Exchange Service, interned for Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s Health and Corporate Communications team, and wrote web editorials for Time Out New York magazine. As a teen, Hill served as the first youth-member on the Board of Trustees at Planned Parenthood Golden Gate in San Francisco. Hill also interned with the Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s public relations team. Hill is fluent in German.

About the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
The Garden is a 78-acre privately funded nonprofit institution that fosters the conservation of California’s native plants through our gardens, research and education, and serves as a role model for sustainability. The Garden was founded in 1926 and is among the nation’s oldest botanic gardens focused exclusively on native plants. For more information about the Garden, please visit





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