The Garden is a charity which 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.
Elizabeth Whittle is a garden historian. She has wide knowledge of and broad experience with the historic parks and gardens of Wales, having recently retired from her Welsh Government (Cadw) post as Inspector of Historic Parks, Gardens and Landscapes, which she held for 21 years. She has written a book and many articles on Welsh historic parks and gardens. She is currently President of the Welsh Historic Gardens Trust and a Trustee of the Nelson Garden, Monmouth.