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[Job Opening] Executive Director

The Florida Native Plant Society (FNPS) seeks an experienced and passionate Executive Director to lead the organization in its mission to preserve and promote the native plants of Florida. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of successful leadership in the nonprofit sector and a strong commitment to environmental conservation. Application deadline is July 15th, 2024. The Florida Native Plant Society is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. A detailed job description and application instructions can be here: Apply for Executive Director Position

2024 FNPS Annual Meeting

The Florida Native Plant Society holds a members meeting once a year. All FNPS members are invited to participate. We will provide a "year in review" and announce grant awards, Palmetto Awards for members and then we will vote on new officers and directors. This year's meeting is July 20th, 9am Eastern. Registration for the meeting is here . Agenda Welcome & Opening Statements - Mark Kateli Welcoming Cherice Smithers, Operations Manager - Valerie Anderson Interim Executive Director Statement - Lynda Davis Council of Chapters Report - Melanie Simon Policy & Legislation Committee Report - Gene Kelly & Travis Moore Conservation Committee Report - John Benton & Lilly Anderson-Messec Science Committee Report - Paul Schmalzer Finance/Treasury Report - Ann Redmond & Chris Moran Communications Committee Report - Shirley Denton Landscaping Committee Report - Natalia Manrique & Charles LaGreca Conference Committee Report - Athena Philips Awards - Mark Kateli