Kihun Song

Kihun Song

While Served for Chollipo Arboretum 10 years as the Department Head of Plant Collections after being trained at Longwood Gardens in USA and RHS Garden Wisley in UK, made practical base of the arboretum such as composition of organization, development of human resources, computerization, display, education and etc.
Contributed immensely for the advancement of botanic gardens and arboreta in Korea as the secretary general or vice-president of Korean Association of Botanic Gardens and Arboreta for many years.
Kept active not only for various well known botanic gardens and arboreta including national arboretum as an advisory panel but also for the better future of gardening culture and industry.
While running the plant nursery, Misan Plant & Garden Solutions, collect, develop and distribute various plants for garden use.

Education

Korea National Open University, Agricultural Science


Work of Experience

2003 ~ Present    Misan Plant & Garden Solutions, Proprietor
2003 ~ Present    Korean Plant Names Index Committee, Member
2015 ~ Present    Seoul Botanic Park, Advisory Committee Member
2009 ~ 2014        Korea Association Of Botanic Gardens & Arboreta, Vice-president
2000 ~ 2002        Kukje Botanic Garden, Director General
1990 ~ 1999        Chollipo Arboretum, Head Of Plant Collections