The Budgetwise Gardener
Kerry Ann Mendez is an award-winning garden educator, author and design consultant based in southern Maine. In 2015 and 2016 she presented over 215 lectures to more than 20,000 gardeners in 16 states and Canada. To view her 2017 speaking schedule at prestigious venues please visit www.pyours.com/events. As an exceptionally popular educator and communicator she has received over 350 five-star reviews from her lecture audiences, which are available for review on the independent national website GreatGardenSpeakers.com. In 2014 she received the Gold Medal award from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society for “Exceptional teaching and writing that increases public enjoyment and appreciation of horticulture.”
Kerry Ann has been a featured speaker at botanical gardens, arboretums and horticultural societies in 16 states, including the U.S. Botanic Gardens, U.S. National Arboretum, Chicago Botanic Gardens, Longwood Gardens and many more. She has been a presenter and keynote speaker at Master Gardener conferences in 15 states plus dozens of flower shows including Philadelphia, Chicago, Boston, Connecticut and Rhode Island. In addition, she has been a frequent presenter at nursery and landscaping professional organizations and Green Industry events as well as many leading nurseries and garden centers. Kerry Ann has written three gardening books, her most recent, The Right-Size Flower Garden (St. Lynn’s Press), has been reviewed by over 40 publications nationwide. She is currently writing her fourth book, The Budget-Wise Gardener, to be published by St. Lynn’s Press in February 2018. In 2015 Kerry Ann was a Region I representative for the Garden Writers Association of America. Her monthly e-newsletter and blog go out to over 14,000 subscribers throughout the United States and Canada.
In 2016 Kerry Ann started producing international gardening Webinars that have been enjoyed by thousands. For more information regarding Kerry Ann Mendez please www.pyours.com.