The work of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida would not be possible without an outstanding team of individuals. If you can’t find the information you need right here on our website, one of our associates will be happy to assist you.

General Information Line: 239.262.0304

Guest Services: 239.213.2500

Executive Office

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Rob Moher

President and CEO
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Betsy Greenfield

Executive Assistant to the President
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Paul Seifert

Vice President

Business & Finance

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Victoria Pollock

Chief Financial Officer
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Angela Cassner

Assistant Controller
239.262.0304  ext 229

Information Technology

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Ernie Reid

Director of Business Systems and IT
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Sue Cleaves

Information Systems Manager
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Jose Polanco

Technical Support Specialist
239.262.0304 ext. 216

Human Resources

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Karen Macartney

Director of HR & Business Operations
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Jhaslyn De La Rosa

Human Resources Administrative Assistant
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Madison Ott

Human Resources Generalist
239.403.4214 ext. 308

Development and Membership

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Chante Pickard

Director of Nature Center Operations
239.262-0304 ext. 200

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Angie Chirino

Constituent Relations Manager
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Sophia Navarra

Database Manager
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James Kintz

Membership & Volunteer Coordinator
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Cheryl David-Fordyce

Grants Management Specialist
239.262.0304 ext. 215


Kelsey Butler

Constituent Relations Coordinator
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Sarah Watson

Gifts & Membership Administrator
239.262.0304 ext. 307

Environmental Education

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Tonya Zadrozny

School Programs Manager
239.262.0304 ext 258

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Lori Heath Thorn

Public Programs Manager
239.262.0304 ext 243

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Chris Crippin

Animal Care Manager

Ally Harvey

Educator I
239.262.0304 ext. 242


Jordan Caravas

Aquarist Technician I
239.262.0304 ext. 342 

Gerald Thompson | Conservancy Education Staff

Gerald Thompson

Educator I
239.262.0304 ext 248

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Tyler Byrd

Educator II
239.262.0304 ext 238

Environmental Policy

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Nicole Johnson

Director of Environmental Policy
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Amber Crooks

Environmental Policy Manager
Michelle Arquette-Palermo - Water Policy Manager

Michele Arquette-Palermo

Water Policy Manager
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Julianne Thomas

Senior Environmental Planning Specialist
239.262.0304, ext. 252

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Jessica Wilson, Ph.D.

Senior Water Policy Specialist
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Ellen Murray

Env. Policy Administrative Assistant
239.262.0304 ext. 232

Environmental Science

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Kathy Worley

Director of Environmental Science & Biologist
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Jeff Schmid, Ph.D.

Environmental Research Manager
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Ian Bartoszek

Environmental Science Coordinator

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Melinda Schuman

Biologist IV

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239.262.0304 x274

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Ian Easterling

239.262.0304 x262


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Michael Liskey

Director of Facilities
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Mark Hing

Facilities Manager
239-262-0304 ext 235

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Chris Fenstermaker

Maintenance Coordinator
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Todd Scoville

Maintenance Technician

Perry Feather

Landscape Maintenance Technician I

Guest Services

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Rose Readigos

Guest Services Manager
239.262.0304 ext. 234


Nancy Thalheimer

Welcome Center Associate
239.262.0304 ext. 309

Marketing & Communications

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Katy Hennig

Director of Communications & Marketing
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Greg Willette

Digital Media Manager
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Gracie Dougherty

Marketing Coordinator
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Robin Gould

Sr. Digital Media and Content Specialist

Von Arx Wildlife Hospital

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Joanna Fitzgerald

Hospital Director
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PJ Deitschel, DVM

Lauren Barkley

Lauren Barkley

Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist
239.262.0304, ext. 257

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Erika Summers

Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist
239.262.0304, ext. 260

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Nicole LeVasseur

Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist
239.262.0304, ext. 257

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Chelsea Kolkin

Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist
239.262.0304 ext. 226

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Jessica Harper

Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist
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Erin Lino

Wildlife Administrative Assistant

Beth Finn

Office Assistant

Growing Climate Solutions: Path to Positive Southwest Florida

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Ana Puszkin-Chevlin, Ph.D.

Regional Director