About Us

Mission

The Society’s mission is “To Preserve Florida’s Aquatic Heritage”

OBJECTIVE

The Florida Aquatic Plant Management Society was formed in 1976 with these objectives in mind:

President

Steve Montgomery

Allstate Resource Management

President-Elect

Dr Lyn Getys

University of Florida
IFAS Associate Professor of Agronom

Past-President

Jeremy Slade

UPL NA Inc.

2021-2022 Officers

Secretary

Stephanie Walters

Nutrien Ag Solutions

Treasurer

Jennifer Myers

Applied Aquatic Management, Inc.

Editor

Amy Giannotti

AquaSTEM Consulting, LLC

Directors Third Year

Nancy Healy

Marketing Manager
Brewer International

Telly Smith

Applied Aquatic Management, Inc.

Nathalie Visscher
Regional Biologist

FL Fish and Wildlife Conservation Comm
Invasive Plant Management Section

Directors Second Year

Jason Cull
Operational Manager

Lee County Hyacinth Control

Jason Ferrell
Professor and Director

UF/IFAS Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

Alexandra Onisko
Upland/Wetland Invasive Species Biologist

South Florida Water Management District

Directors First Year

Brett Wells Bultemeier

University of Florida

Sam Sardes
MS,CLP Weed Science Director

Solitude Lake Management

Dharmen Setaram

WinField United

Committees

Aquatics Magazine Advertising

Angie Huebner

Invasive Plant Management

Auditing

Keshav Setaram

Awards

Scott Glasscock

Disney Pest Management

By-Laws

James Boggs, Jr
Branch Manager

Florida IVM
Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC

Education and Outreach

Dr Lyn Getys
University of Florida

IFAS Associate Professor of Agronomy

Governmental Affairs

Matt Phillips

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Invasive Plant Management

Historical

Andy Fuhrman

Allstate Resource Management, Inc.

Local Arrangements

Bill Torres
Nathalie Visscher

Merchandise

Steve Montgomery

Allstate Resource Management

Nominating

Jeremy Slade

UPL NA Inc.

Program

Ben Sperry

USACE – ERDC

Resource Demonstration

Scholarship

Keshav Setaram

Vendor

Scott Jackson

Syngenta

Web Site

Angie Huebner

Invasive Plant Management