The Garden is a charity and is governed by a Board of Trustees. The position of trustee is voluntary and together their role is to support the Director in implementing the Garden’s vision and strategy.
David Jenkins is the Carmarthenshire County Council representative on the Botanic Garden’s Board of Trustees.
He is currently Deputy Leader of Carmarthenshire County Council and an Executive Board Member with responsibility for Finance and Budget; ICT; Property/Asset Management; Procurement and Benefits.
As a councillor, he represents the electoral ward of Glanaman for Plaid Cymru.