Board of Directors

Board of Directors

FNGLA is managed by a 25-member Board of Directors comprised of member-elected representatives from its 14 active Chapters, 7 Divisions, and 4 statewide officers.

2018 - 2019 Officers



Will Womack

Shawn Thomas


Shawn Thomas



Martin Hackney


Immediate Past President

Ed Bravo

2018-2019 Board Representatives

FNGLA's Board Representatives are elected by chapters and divisions through elections which take place June-August each year. 

Action Chapter

Jennifer Parrish
Farm Credit of Central Florida

Allied Division

Sarah Spatola
Ecologel, Inc.

Big Bend Chapter

Mark Clikas
Harrell's, LLC

Broward Chapter

Christy Savage-Griffin
Betrock Information Systems

Citrus Nursery Division

Lynn Steward
Alico, Inc.

Miami-Dade Chapter

Peggy Machin

Floriculture Division

Victor Gonzales
Berger Peat Moss, Ltd. 

Foliage Division

Ty Strode
Agri-Starts, Inc. 

Frontrunner's Chapter

Justin L. Slaymaker
Slay's Trees

Garden Center Division

Theresa Riley
Rockledge Gardens, Inc.

Highland Heartland Chapter

Scott Kirouac
Hillary Peat Co.

Landscape Division

Harold Jenkins II
Jenkins Landscape Co., Inc.

Lake Region Chapter

J.R. Reiner
Reliable Peat Co., J.V.

Manasota Chapter

J.C. Diem
Southern Agricultural Insecticides 

Northeast Chapter

Justin Williams
Williams' Plant Nursery, Inc.