As the Propagation Manager at Mt. Cuba Center, Shelby oversees plant propagation, wild collections, and various research projects. She earned a degree in Entrepreneurship from Delaware Technical Community College and is a 2002 graduate of Longwood Gardens' Professional Gardener Program.
Phil is Mt. Cuba Center's Greenhouse Manager and a founding member of the Native Orchid Conference. He and his staff propagate and grow native plants to support the Center's landscape and research activities. Phil is also an expert grower of native orchids.