Volunteers Promoting Peonies

Leaders With a Passion for People and Peonies


Nate Bremer – President

The American Peony Society leadership is made of a diverse group of peony aficionados that include commercial growers, passionate gardeners, photographers, hybridizers, writers, business people and other occupations.   All are dedicated to supplying a support network for its members and promoting the peony.

Terms Expiring Spring of 2023

Nate Bremer

President and Board Member
Reedsville, Wisconsin

Linette Sorrentino

Board Member
Chaska, Minnesota

Terms Expiring Spring of 2024

Craig Aiken

Board Member
Fort Ann, New York

Lynn Gessling

Treasurer and Board Member

Sheryl Lawson

Corresponding Secretary

Lois Girton

Board Member
Ames, Iowa

Leena Liljestrand

Board Member

Nick Maycher

Board Member

David Michener

Board Member
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Mary Muellner

Board Member
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota

Brandie Orchard

Board Member
Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Scott Parker

Board Member
Tomah, Wisconsin

Steve Smith

Board Member
Edgewood, Washington

David Sorrentino

Vice President
Chaska, Minnesota

Jill Stevens

Board Member
Benson, Minnesota

Cory Tischman

Recording Secretary and Board Member
Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Kent Tretheway

Board Member
Derby, Kansas

Piet Wierstra

Board Member
Woodburn, Oregon

Jordan Kabat

Registrar – Beginning Mid 2022
Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA