The Trust is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of local individuals from such diverse fields as business, law, banking, real estate, land planning and conservation.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS – 2015/2016

OFFICERS

 

PRESIDENT

David M. Price

President, Bok Tower Gardens

1151 Tower Gardens Blvd.

Lake Wales, FL 33853-3412

O: (863) 676-1408

R: (863) 676-2199

C: (863) 632-8132

Fax: (863) 676-6770

dprice@boktower.org

 

VICE PRESIDENT

Marian Ryan

Retired, Sanitation and Safety Supervisor

Florida Dept. of Agriculture

2215 Av. A. NW

Winter Haven, FL 33880

R: (863) 293-6961

Cell: (863) 207-5206

marianryan@gmail.com

 

SECRETARY

Doug Morrison

Owner, Wirt’s Point Nursery

PO Box 276

Babson Park, FL 33827

O: (863) 638-1017

Cell: (863) 528-1156

wirtspointnursery@gmail.com

 

TREASURER

L. A. Alex Wheeler III

CPA, Bunting, Tripp & Ingley

230 Tillman Avenue

Lake Wales, FL 33853 Fax: (863) 676-8899

O: (863) 676-7981 ext. 308

Cell: (863) 241-3061

R: (863) 678-0275

wheeler0275@msn.com

 

STAFF

Rachelle Coleman Selser, Executive Director

2108 Autumn Leaf Lane SE

Winter Haven, FL 33884

R: (863) 318-8392

O: (863) 678-1237

Cell: (863) 678-1237

GreenHorizonLandTrust@gmail.com

DIRECTORS

 

Nancy Bissett, Botanist

Owner, The Natives

2929 J. B. Carter Rd.

Davenport, FL 33837

O: (863) 422-6664

Cell: (863) 287-3904

R:& Fax: (863) 421-6520

nbissett@thenatives.net

 

Reid Hardman, Senior Scientist

Eco Consultants, Inc.

233 E. Park Av., Suite 101

Lake Wales, FL 33853-3798

O: (863) 676-8996

jreidy@yahoo.com

 

Tom Palmer
Retired Environmental Reporter, Lakeland Ledger

330 W. Lime St.
Lakeland FL 33802
R: (863)967-4711

Cell: (863)289-4579
tomp47@yahoo.com

 

Richard McKinley

Attorney

McKinley Law Firm

33 State Road 60 West

Lake Wales, FL 33853

O: (863) 533-6698

richardmckinley@mckinleylaw.net

 

Kristen Nowak

Fluvial Geomorphologist / Wetlands Ecologist

AMEC Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.

2000 E. Edgewood Dr., Suite 215

Lakeland, FL 33803

O: (863) 667-2345

Cell: (954) 288-6588

Kristen.nowak@amec.com

 

Luther C. Parrott

Retired President, Haven Federal Savings

Retired GHLT Executive Director

27 Lake Link Dr. SE

Winter Haven, FL 33884

R: (863) 297-5541

Cell: (863) 295-3777

whisperparrott1@gmail.com

 

 

 

ADVISORY BOARD

 

Rick Dantzler (Past Director GHLT)

Past Florida Senator and

Attorney, Victor Smith Law Group

55 5th Street, NW

Winter Haven, FL 33881

O: (863) 268-8385

 

Ed Ferking, President

True North Holding, USA

225 E. Stuart Avenue

Lake Wales, FL 33853

O: (863) 676-3248

ehferking@true-north-usa.com

 

Janet Jackson (Past Director GHLT)

2025 Sylvester Rd., Unit 2-E

Lakeland, FL 33803

R: (863) 680-1143

jaj2025@verizon.net

 

Dr. Walter Kender (Past Director GHLT)

Retired Director of Citrus Research and Education Center

University of Florida

40 Club Court

Haines City, FL 33844

R: (863) 422-7807

kenderw@aol.com

 

Dr. John Kiefer, (Past GHLT Director) and Principal Wetland Specialist 

AMEC Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.

2000 E. Edgewood Dr., Suite 215

Lakeland, FL 33803

O: (863) 667-2345

jkiefer2@tampabay.rr.com

 

Bruce Kistler (Past Director and Pres. GHLT)

Senior Planner, City of Lakeland

1828 Woodpointe Dr.

Winter Haven, FL 33884

O: (863) 834-6011

Fax: (863) 834-8432

Bruce.kistler@lakelandgov.net

 

Jerry Mincey (Past Director GHLT)

Citrus Broker & Florida Song Writer

512 Lake Marian Terrace

Winter Haven, FL 33884

R: (863) 324-7303

Cell: (863) 528-8434

floridasongwriter@hotmail.com

 

 

Brian Sodt, (Past Director and Pres. GHLT)

Brian W. Sodt & Associates

6547 Trail Ridge Drive

Lakeland, FL 33813

R: (863) 678-0275

Cell: (863) 521-1266

Car: (863) 617-4763

BSODT@tampabay.rr.com

 

I. Weston Wheeler (Past Director GHLT)

Attorney, Wheeler & Traviss, PA

PO Box 1396

Winter Haven, FL 33881

O: (863) 294-7461

Fax: (863) 294-9220

wes@wheelerandtraviss.com