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 pending ISA Certified Arborist pending FNGLA Certified Professional pending 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 and natural settings […]

FNGLA certified professional ISA Cert Arborist LA CE credits Landscaping Plants