Suncoast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society is the Florida Native Plant Society‚Äôs Hillsborough County chapter. Suncoast was founded in 1983 and is one of the Society's oldest chapters. The chapter shares with its parent organization, The Florida Native Plant Society, an important mission: to promote the preservation, conservation, and restoration of Florida's native plants and native plant communities.


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Board of Directors and Officers

  • Virginia Overstreet,  President   813-541-3187
  • Shirley Denton Vice President 813-625-5031
  • Tina (Mable) Patterson,   Secretary  305-298-6381
  • Niki Marino  Treasurer   
  • Mike Fite,  Assistant Newsletter Editor, Director-at-large 
  • Linda Steele-Green, Director-at-large
  • Susan Heyer, Director-at-large

Activity Leaders and Committee Chairs