Due to Hurricane Irma, these posts were not shared when they should have been.
Please enjoy catching up on some news from the last few weeks about your fellow alumni!
Class IX Member Received Gene A. Batson Award
On August 30th, 2017, Jennifer Parrish (Class IX) received the Gene A. Batson Award for her leadership and dedication to the horticulture industry from the Action Chapter of FNGLA! Congratulations, Jennifer!!
Alumni and WLIANR Class members featured in the photo below include, from left to right:
Katrein Markle (Class IV), Sarah Spatola (Class X), Will Womack (Class VIII), David McDonald (CLass VI), Nancy McDonald (Class III), Jennifer Parrish (Class IX) , Billy Butterfield (Class VI), Senator Denise Grimsley, Rex Clonts (Class IV) and Reggie Holt (Class VI).
Class VII Members Meet United States Secretary of Agriculture
Several Class VII WLI alumni met with United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue at the 2017 Citrus Expo in Fort Myers, FL. on August 15th and 16th.
Featured in the photo below include, from left to right: Ray Royce, Charlie Wilson, Congressman Tom Rooney, USDA Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue, Keith Wedgworth, Erin Boyd Wilder, and Armando Campos-Cruz.
Congratulations to Roland Yee (Class VIII) on recently getting married!
Roland Yee (Class VIII) married Kristin Ulin on Sunday, September 10, 2017 inside the historic Madison Hotel conservatory. Ulin is a native of Long Island, New York, but has made Palm Beach County her home for more than five years.
She and Roland will reside in Port St. Lucie, Florida with their two dogs, Bailey and Tracker. Congrats to Roland and Kristin from your Wedgworth alumni family!