The Everglades Foundation

LAST UPDATED: October 15, 2016
Environment & Public Spaces
The Everglades Foundation is dedicated to protecting and restoring America's Everglades. This unique ecosystem provides economic, recreational and life-sustaining benefits to the millions of people in Florida who depend on its future health. Through the advancement of scientifically sound and achievable solutions, the Foundation seeks to reverse the damage inflicted on the ecosystem and provide policymakers and the public with an honest and credible resource to help guide decision-making on complex restoration issues. The Foundation serves as a leader in building consensus for action in support of our mission. Our strength comes from the support we receive from our partners, board, staff and supporters who know we can correct mistakes of prior generations.
18001 Old Cutler Road Suite 625
Palmetto Bay, FL 33157

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Marshall Field V
Carlos de la Cruz, Jr.
Vice Chair & Treasurer
Paul Tudor Jones II
John Hilton
Dr. Maurice Ferré, M.D.
Rex Hamilton
James A. Kushlan, Ph.D.
David Lawrence, Jr.
Kimberley Mendelson
Robert L. Parks, Esq.


Eric Eikenberg
Chief Executive Officer
Tom Van Lent, Ph.D
Vice President for Programs
Deborah Johnson, CFRE
Vice President of Development
Dawn Sherriffs
Sr. Everglades Policy Advisor
Stephen E. Davis III, Ph.D
Wetland Ecologist
Jennifer Diaz
Director of Education
Liz Amore
Director of Marketing and Communications
Melodie Naja
Chief Scientist
Monica Sanchez
Director of corporate and foundation giving
Leana Cianfoni
Director of Leadership giving


This organization's financial statements were independently submitted and have not been verified by The Miami Foundation.