About Neta Villalobos-Bell


For over 40 years, Neta Villalobos-Bell has rolled up her sleeves to work on many projects planting native plants and restoring habitats at places like Crystal Lake Preserve in Lake Mary, Lake Lotus Park in Altamonte Springs and Geneva Wilderness Area. A Certified Master Gardener and Certified Florida Master Nationalist with the University of Florida — along with many other accolades and certifications — Villalobos-Bell has been heavily involved with the Seminole Audobon Society as a board member and president, where she started a children’s program with monthly educational trips and activities. She shares her experience and enthusiasm for nature through presentations to garden clubs, nature centers, schools and even TV, making an appearance on the government television series “Wildlife Matters.”

Florida Native Plant Society