Rich Meredith, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2000
Rich Meredith's primary responsibilities include formulating and directing The Hudson Gardens' strategic direction, managing operations, and planning and implementing the annual budget. Rich reports directly to the Foundation's Board of Directors. Previous to this position, Rich was the Manager of Student Services and Director of Admissions at The Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology (Montana Tech) from 1978 to 1984. Returning to Colorado where he was born and raised, Rich then served as the Chief Operating Officer and then Executive Director of the Colorado Tourism Board from 1984 to 1994. In 1995 Rich was named the President and CEO of the Colorado Travel and Tourism Authority, a position he held until 1998. He has also served as an adjunct instructor at The University of Colorado College of Business and Administration. Rich was named the CEO of The Hudson Gardens & Event Center in October 2000. He holds an MBA from the University of Phoenix and a BA from the Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.
Kristi Manz, Manager of Concerts
Start Date: 2001
Kristi Manz joined Hudson Gardens in 2001 and serves as the Manager of Concerts.
Susan Cullip, Manager of Administrative Services
Start Date: 2007
Susan joined Hudson Gardens in 2007 and is the Manager of Administrative Services.
Melanie Feddersen, Manager of Development
Start Date: 2008
Melanie Feddersen joined Hudson Gardens in 2008 and is the Manager of Development.
Nathan Frank, Manager of Facilities Maintenance
Start Date: 2009
Nathan joined Hudson Gardens in 2009 and is the Manager of Facilities Maintenance.
Cullen Smith, Manager of Rentals
Start Date: 2017
Cullen joined Hudson Gardens in 2017 and is the Manager of Rentals.