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Who We Are

2019 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

President: John Harris
(Appointed Position/Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association) 
Earth Advisors, Inc. (Hollywood)

President Elect: Joe Anderson
(Advisory Position)
JEA (Jacksonville)

Vice President: Erin Givens
(Advisory Position) 
Orlando Utilities Commission (Orlando)

Treasurer: Steve Edgar
(Appointed Position/Society of American Foresters) 
Long Leaf Forest Service, Inc.  (DeLeon Springs)

Board Member: Alexis Alvey
(Appointed Position/ASLA FL Chapter) 
Keith & Schnars, A Division of KCI (Fort Lauderdale)

Board Member: Kathleen Brennan
(Appointed Position/Florida League of Cities)
Tallahassee

Board Member: Jody Buyas
(Appointed Position/Advisory Member)
Keep Orlando Beautiful 

Board Member: Elizabeth Harkey
(Elected Position/City Arborist) 
City of Sanford – Parks and Grounds

Board Member: Julie Iooss
(Appointed Position/Florida Chapter ISA) 
New Smyrna Beach

Board Member: Andrew Koeser
(Appointed Position/Advisory Member) 
UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research and Education Center (Wimauma)

Board Member: Gayle Lafferty
(Elected Position/Member-at-Large) 
City of Melbourne – Planning Department

Board Member: Bill Lester
(Appointed Position/Cooperative Extension)
Hernando County Extension Office (Brooksville)

Board Member: Mark Miller
 (Appointed Position/Advisory Member) 
City of Apopka – Recreation Department  

Board Member: Daisy Morales
(Appointed Position/Advisory Member)
Orange County Soil and Water District (Orlando)

Board Member: Gregory Polidora
(Appointed Position/Advisory Member)
FPL (Plantation)

Board Member:  Bradley Radecki
(Elected Position/Member-at-Large) 
City of Orlando

Board Member:  Darryl Richard
(Appointed Position/Florida Department of Transportation) 
FDOT District One (Bartow)

Board Member:  John Springer
 (Elected Position/Tree Advocacy) 
Enchanted Walkabouts (Forest City)

Board Member: David Watford
(Elected Position/Utility Forester)
SECO Energy (Sumertville)

Board Member: Mark Williams
(Elected Position/Member-at-Large) 
City of Fort Lauderdale

Board Member: Ian Wogan
(Elected Position/Member-at-Large) 
True Tree Service

Vacancy
(Elected Position/Member-at-Large) 

Vacancy
(Elected Position/Private Arborist) 

Vacancy
(Appointed Position/Florida Recreation and Park Association) 

Vacancy
(Appointed Position/Advisory Member)

Liaison: William Liner
Florida Forest Service (Tallahassee)

STAFF
Sandy TempleExecutive Director 
Florida Urban Forestry Council 
Post Office Box 547993 
Orlando, FL 32854-7993 
Phone – 407-872-1738 
FAX – 407-872-6868

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