M.S. in Biology, Stephen F. Austin State University
B.A. in Botany, University of Texas, Austin
As the East Texas Flora Project Manager, Robert is responsible for the selection, screening, scanning, and proofing of all illustrations in the upcoming volumes of Illustrated Flora of East Texas. Robert is particularly familiar with the flora of East Texas because, as a graduate student at Stephen F. Austin State University, he studied under the supervision of the region’s pre-eminent vegetation expert, Dr. Elray Nixon. Robert has carried out fieldwork throughout Texas.
We respectfully acknowledge that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is located on traditional lands of Indigenous Peoples. We honor the ancestry, heritage, and gifts of all Indigenous Peoples who were sustained by these lands and give thanks to them. We are grateful that these lands continue to provide enrichment for many people today. [More…]