Jenny Evans

Jenny Evans

Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation
Adult Education Director

Horticulturist, Educator, Nonprofit Leader

20 + years of experience in native plant horticulture

As the Native Landscapes and Adult Education Director, Jenny has had an opportunity to blend many of her passions, including conservation, horticulture, and education. She initiated a major renovation and upgrade of the retail nursery, transforming it to the Native Landscapes & Garden Center at SCCF. Prior to joining SCCF in 2005, Jenny had experience in a variety of non-profits, ranging from botanical gardens in Washington state and Washington D.C., as well as environmental education organizations in Florida and the Bahamas. Jenny is the president of FANN and has served on the Board of Directors for several years. B.S. in Biology with a double major in Theatre from Mary Washington College. Graduate degree in Public Garden Management from Cornell University.  

After Hurricane Ian: Native Plant Performance


CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS (CEUs) Florida DBPR Board of Landscape Architecture 1 optional CE course # 0013825 ISA Certified Arborist FNGLA Certified Professional TOPICS COVERED Industry panel discussion of native plant performance after Hurricane Ian. The panel includes local experts who have had the opportunity to observe directly how native and other plants fared in landscaped […]

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Credential Garden Walk B


Exclusively for microcredential program participants. Led by FANN board members. Check your email for your pre-assigned time. Do not be late. Check in at the Kapnick Center. 8:30am Wednesday Oct 18 – departs 8:15 from patio 10:00am Wednesday Oct 18 – departs 9:45 from patio 8:00am Thursday Oct 19 – departs 7:45 from patio 9:30am […]

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