FNPS Council of Chapters


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This is home of the the FNPS Council of Chapters supporting the work of the Florida Native Plant Society. One Representative is assigned from each Chapter  to communicate and coordinate between local and state efforts to preserve, conserve, and restore the native plants of Florida.


Kara Driscoll, Interim Council Chair & member of the FNPS Board or Directors

 Gail Parsons, Council Vice-chair & member of the FNPS Board or Directors

Athena Phillips, Council Secretary & member of the FNPS Board or Directors


Council of Chapters on Facebook this is an internal discussion and coordination group.  To join, send an email to any of the Council Officer listed above.

Council of Chapters Section on the FNPS Forum

Chapter Representatives and Presidents can create public discussions in the Council of Chapters section of the FNPS Forum. Although the public can read all discussions and attachments, a login is required to Contribute and Comment Click here to request a Forum Login.

Contact Information for Council Members

To get contact information for members of the Council, please log into FNPS.org and scroll to the bottom.  Login using the link in the lower right of the footer, then use the bottom menu and click on the "Chapter Membership Tools" at the bottom of the second column.  You will get a useful page of information -- a link to get contact information for Council members is in the menu on the left side of that page.  If you do not have a login for the FNPS website, click here to get a login.

Meetings and Minutes

Council Meeting Minutes are posted under the "Meetings" tab above. You will find Council minutes archived there.

Use the CALENDAR tab above to see upcoming Council Meetings. Minutes from past meeting are posted under the MEETINGS tab above. Council work groups are encouraged to have upcoming meetings posted to the calendar.         


To Report Website Issues, add useful Chapter Resources (Resources tab above),
or have a Council Work Group added to the Calendar, 

please contact the Council Secretary, Athena Philips.

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