About Us

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The following COS members are available to answer your culture questions and help you with any orchid growing problems you may have:

Sam Hinckley    samuelhinckley@comcast.net
Windowsill growing methods: Species & hybrids

David Tognalli      dtog54@sbcglobal.net
Windowsill & outdoor growing methods: Warm growers, Cattleyas, Dendrobiums & mixed genera.

Glenn McGeough mcgeough7@gmail.com
Specializing in Cattleyas

Jeffrey Richards    Jeffrey.richards@snet.net
Greenhouse growing methods:  Paphiopedilums

Rebecca Schwartz rebecca.r.schwartz@gmail.com
Vivarium growing methods, windowsill Catasetums and species Phaleanopsis

Christian Lesage christiandavidlesage@gmail.com
Greenhouse growing methods: Wide variety of species and hybrids

Officers & Posts

Co-Presidents: Christian Lesage & Mary Rampone
Vice President: Jason Chang
Treasurer: Suzanne Spinelli
Director-at-large: Rebecca Schwartz, Michael Wicki, & Karen Kuziel
Recording Secretary: Carla Koch & Valerie D’Apice
Membership Chairperson: Mary Rampone
Corresponding Secretary: VACANT
Editor: Suzanne Spinelli
Librarian/Historian: VACANT
AOS Representative: Glenn McGeough
Conservation Chairperson: VACANT
Special Events Coordinator: VACANT
Refreshment Chairperson: Karen Kuziel
Social Media Coordinator: Katya Lazor

Position Descriptions for Elected and Appointed Positions

COS Bylaws

Contact Us

President: christiandavidlesage@gmail.com
General Inquiries: ctorchidsociety@gmail.com
Editor: coswebinfo@gmail.com


Connecticut Orchid Society
PO Box 198
Farmington, CT  06034-0198