Selby Gardens President & CEO Presents At Prestigious Landscape Architects Conference

October 30, 2018

Presentation showcased the innovations of Selby Gardens’ Master Plan to a national audience

SARASOTA, Fla., October 29, 2018 –  Jennifer Rominiecki, President & CEO of Selby Gardens, co-presented Reasonable Uncertainty: A City, a Park, and a Garden Confront Climate Change at the Annual Conference of the American Society of Landscape Architects in Philadelphia, on Monday October 22, 2018.  She presented at the invitation of Selby Gardens’ Master Planner, Olin, and showcased the innovations of Selby Gardens’ Master Plan, elevating it to a national level of recognition.  The plan was cited as a model project for resiliency against major hurricanes and sea-level rise.  Her co-presenters were Richard Roark of Olin; Deborah Marston, Executive Director of the New York Restoration Project, an initiative founded by actress Bette Midler; and Jennifer Gonzalez, Chief Sustainability Officer for the City of Hoboken, NJ.

 For more information on Selby Gardens’ Master Plan, please go HERE.

 

About Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is the only botanical garden in the world dedicated to the display and study of epiphytic orchids, bromeliads, gesneriads and ferns and other tropical plants with a focus on botany, horticulture and environmental education. Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 900 S. Palm Ave., Sarasota, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except Christmas. Regular admission is $20 and $10 children ages 4-17; members and children 3 and under enter free. Contact us at (941) 366-5731 or selby.org. Get social with us on Facebook, Instagram and more by searching @selbygardens or visit www.selby.org for more information.

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