What is the American Daylily Society?

Founded in '46

The American Daylily Society (also known as the American Hemerocallis Society, Inc. ) is a non-profit service organization dedicated to educating people about daylilies, promoting the cultivation and enjoyment of daylilies, and fostering the on-going improvement of this perennial flower (genus hemerocallis). Our membership includes over 5,000 avid gardeners and daylily enthusiasts from all over the world.

Our Mission


The American Daylily Society exists to educate people about daylilies, promote the cultivation and enjoyment of daylilies and foster the on-going improvement of this perennial flower (genus hemerocallis). We accomplish this mission through the dedicated efforts of all our volunteers, members, local clubs and staff who are committed to the continuous improvement of our efforts to build support for the cultivation and appreciation of daylilies.

We hope you might find some inspiration here and decide to join us on a fun gardening journey as a member.  Click the JOIN US button at the top right of every page if you are interested in learning more.

Officers, Staff, & Chairs

Our Leadership

Officers Directors Staff Chairmen Committees
Chief Financial Officer, Director
13404 Echo Lake Road, Snohomish, WA, USA, 98296
(425) 772-2815
President
658 Edward Smith Road, Ellabell, GA 31308, USA
(912) 596-7252
Director, Vice President
10175 Tom Waller Rd, Grand Bay, AL 36541, USA
(251) 957-0066 (Home); (344) 277-0994 (Cell)
Director
Membership
Region 1
22163 Spirit Lake Road East, Frederic, WI 54837, USA
(715) 431-0249
2021 – 1st term
Director
Awards and Honors
Region 2
6674 Windsor Ridge Lane, Windsor, WI 53598, USA
(608) 345-0395
2022 - 1st term (appointed)
Director
Exhibition Judges
Region 3
2501 St John Pl, Alexandria, VA 22311, USA
(703) 671-6635
2021 – 2nd term
Director
Marketing
Region 4
18 Point Arrowhead Road, Guilford, CT 06437, USA
(203) 457-0121
2020 – 1st term
President
Audit, Executive
Region 5
658 Edward Smith Road, Ellabell, GA 31308, USA
(912) 596-7252
2020 - 1st Term
Director
Exhibitions
Region 6
53 Lavender Court, Lake Jackson, TX 77566, USA
(979) 285-9664
2022 - 2nd term
Director
Publications
Region 7
P.O. Box 100, Louisburg, KS 66053
(913) 837-5209
2023 - 1st Term
Chief Financial Officer, Director
Compensation, Finance
Region 8
13404 Echo Lake Road, Snohomish, WA, USA, 98296
(425) 772-2815
2021 - 1st Term
Director, Webmaster
Technology
Region 9
2066 1700 E, Wyoming, IL 61491, USA
(309) 550-5342
2021 - 1st term
Director
Endowments
Region 10
2885 Graig Ct, Lexington, KY 40503, USA
(859) 277-6446
2021 – 2nd Term
Director
Newsletter Awards
Region 11
513 North Pine Avenue, Republic, MO 65738, USA
(678) 637-2059
2021 - 1st Term
Director
Regional Officers
Region 12
926 Rosemary Terrace, Tallahassee, FL 32303, USA
(850) 386-1076
2022 - 2nd Term
Director, Ombudsman
Ombudsman
Region 13
PO Box 156, St. Landry, LA 71367 USA
(318) 652-3673
2022 - 1st term