The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum
"I come to the Gardens for my health, the serenity of nature, and the company of kindred souls."
Beverly Mosely,
Garden Volunteer
Few places on Earth are as beautiful as Michigan on a fine fall day. Stroll through the trails & gardens during the early morning or later afternoon at this special time of year.
Check out the bloom calendar.

staff biographies

Jeff Walters
Building/Facilities Associate Supervisor

(734) 647-8083

Jeff has been with MBGNA since 1990, working at the Arboretum until the merger of the two units in 2004. Jeff has served in many different roles at the Arb and Gardens. He has worked as a groundskeeper and equipment mechanic, a horticulturalist, and in facilities maintenance. Jeff has an Associate of Applied Sciences Degree in Landscape and Turfgrass Management. He currently serves as Facilities and Equipment Manager. He enjoys the outdoors and raising sheep on his farm.

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