Southwest Florida Research and Education Foundation, Inc.

The Southwest Florida Research and Education Foundation, Inc., was organized under the Laws of the State of Florida, and filed with the Department of State, on June 17, 1991.  The Corporation was established exclusively to further the education, research and service mission and goals of the University of Florida by providing research and educational support to the Southwest Florida Research and Education Center. It is a 501(c)(3) Corporation, Direct Support Organization of the University of Florida.

Current Officers (2017 & 2018)

NameTitle
Mike Taylor President
Mike Sullivan Vice President
Charles Lucas Secretary 
Stephane Gardinier Treasurer
Calvin Arnold CEO
Hugh English  UF President’s Designee
TBA UF Board of Trustees Designee
Miguel Talavera Director
Bob Newsome Director
Wes Roan Director
Russell Priddy Director
David Genho Director