Andrea Nickrent joined Naples Botanical Garden as Vice President of Development and Marketing to lead the Garden’s revenue-generating activities. Nickrent, a frequent presenter at national museum and garden conferences, comes to Naples after 11 years at Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis. 

Jennifer Reed joined the Garden as Editorial Director after serving as Senior Writer at Gulfshore Life Magazine. Reed, a well-known journalist with expertise in conservation and environmental issues, will build awareness of the Garden’s role in addressing environmental challenges in Florida and beyond. 

Cindy Learned has been appointed Vice President of Philanthropy, a new position focused on developing support for the Garden’s strategic initiatives. Learned joined Naples Botanical Garden in 2015 and most recently served as Vice President of Advancement.  

Erin Wolfe Bell has been appointed Director of Exhibitions, a new position leading the Garden’s exhibits, festivals and cultural activities. Bell joined the Garden in 2014 and most recently served as Director of Development Operations.