Training Partners - Northeast Region

Please contact your local Lead FMNP Instructors listed below for more information on their future class plans or to inquire about waiting lists. To email, just click on Instructor's name.


UF/IFAS Extension Clay County
2463 State Road 16 West
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Assistant - Allan Hallman; 904-533-2768
Lead - Luke Harlow; 904-284-6355
Associate - Amy Morie; 323-274-8858
Associate - Elizabeth Smith; 904-406-6384
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems, Wildlife Monitoring


UF/IFAS Extension Duval County
1010 N. McDuff Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32254
Assistant - Justina Dacey
Associate - Larry Figart; 904-255-7450
Assistant - Robert Finnick
Associate - Elizabeth Strawbridge; 904-751-3835
Assistant - Karen Tobi; 415-264-6038
Assistant - Suzanne Tomlinson
Associate - Lauren Watkins; 904-225-3285
Lead - Dr. Carol Wyninger; 904-220-0232
Course(s) Offered:
Coastal Systems, Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems, Conservation Science, Environmental Interpretation, Wildlife Monitoring, Coastal Shoreline Restoration


Amelia Naturally
Fernandina Beach
Fernandina Beach, FL
Lead - Christina Nelson; 904-583-2330
Course(s) Offered:
Coastal Systems, Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Nature Center
39 Beach Lagoon Rd
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
Assistant - Jamie Brock; 866-261-6161
Lead - Jessica Paarlberg; 904-321-5082
Course(s) Offered:
Coastal Systems, Freshwater Systems, Upland Systems

St. Johns

St. Johns County Parks and Recreation
6795 Collier Rd
St. Augustine, FL 32092
Associate - Ayolane Halusky; 904-209-0348
Lead - Kelly Ussia; 904-209-0335
Course(s) Offered:
Freshwater Systems, Conservation Science, Coastal Shoreline Restoration

The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience
9505 Ocean Shores Blvd
St Augustine, FL 32080
Associate - Chris Kelley; 904-347-1565
Lead - Daniel Lippi; 904-347-1565
Associate - Joseph Woodbury; 904-347-1565
Course(s) Offered:
Coastal Systems, Coastal Shoreline Restoration