Jacksonville, Fla., July 2, 2018 – North Florida Land Trust is pleased to announce Shane Williams has joined its board of directors. Williams will serve as a member at large for a term of three years.
“Conservation of land and our natural resources is vital to the future of Florida and I have great passion around protecting these for our future generations to enjoy,” said Williams. “Past boards, in conjunction with the NFLT staff, have built a tremendous foundation for us today and I am honored to be a part of their bright future.”
Williams completed a year of service as an intern on NFLT’s board through Hands on Jacksonville and was elected to serve as a member at large. He is the renovation manager for the southeast with Guild Mortgage. Williams recently joined the company after serving nearly 20 years with Wells Fargo where he was consistently named to the top rankings for his profession both regionally and nationally.
Williams joins a diverse group of professionals from throughout North Florida who serve on NFLT’s board. There are six members at large, a chair, vice chair, secretary and treasurer who each serve for a term of three years.
About North Florida Land Trust
North Florida Land Trust is a nonprofit organization who serves as a champion of environmental protection primarily in Baker, Bradford, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Union and Volusia counties. NFLT was founded in 1999 and has protected thousands of acres of environmentally significant land including property at Big Talbot Island, the River Branch Preserve, Pumpkin Hill State Park, Moccasin Slough, along the St. Mary’s River and other valued natural areas predominantly in Northeast Florida. NFLT is funded largely by private and corporate contributions and works closely with private landowners and other public agencies at all levels of government, not-for-profit partners, and foundations. For more information, visit www.northfloridalandtrust.org.