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Agricultural Advisory Board

MMRB Liaison: Kayleen Stroud

Board Type: Orange County
Enabling Legislation:
The Agricultural Advisory Board was created by Resolution No. 94-M-27 adopted by the Board of County Commissioners at its meeting of April 12, 1994. On December 2, 2003, the Board adopted Resolution No 2003-M-58 to amend the membership to better reflect the types of agriculture and agribusiness currently existing in Orange Count
Membership:
Eleven members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners from among the flowering plant/tree, bedding plant, lawn spraymen/pest control, citrus, cattle, equine, lawn maintenance, greenhouse builder, foliage industries, whenever possible.
Member Types:
  • 4 At Large Representative
  • 1 Cattle Industry Representative
  • 1 Citrus Industry Representative
  • 1 Equine Industry Representative
  • 1 Flowering Plant Industry Representative
  • 2 Foliage Industry Representative
  • 1 Lawn Maintenance/Landscaping Representative
Term Length: 2 Years
Term Of Office:
Terms shall expire on December 31 of each year.
Powers and Duties:
The Board shall serve as an independent advisory board to the Board of County Commissioners for the purpose of assisting in the review and analysis of Orange County rules, regulations and ordinances affecting the agricultural industry. The Agricultural Advisory Board shall have the following functions, powers, and responsibilities: 1) The Agricultural Advisory Board shall provide recommendations and comments to the Board of County Commissioners on the various proposed County rules, regulations, and ordinances affecting the agricultural industry. 2) Recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners may consider the overall costs and benefits of rules, regulations, and ordinances to the agricultural industry in an effort to retain and enhance the industry's presence in the community. 3) The Board shall prepare an annual report to the Board of County Commissioners on its activities, goals, and objectives.
Meetings:
First Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m., Cooperative Extension, 6021 S. Conway Road, Orlando, FL

Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.

Contact Person:
Richard Tyson
County Extension Director
Cooperative Extension Office
(407) 254-9201

Last Revised: 5/29/2019

Member Name Member Type Term Expires
Ryan C. Beck Citrus Industry Representative 12/31/2019
Steven Alan Brown Foliage Industry Representative 12/31/2019
Caitlyn Glatting At Large Representative 12/31/2020
Joseph R Graham At Large Representative 12/31/2019
Nicholas Edward Hernandez Lawn Maintenance/Landscaping Representative 12/31/2020
Angela L. Mack Cattle Industry Representative 12/31/2020
Anne Kathrein Markle Flowering Plant Industry Representative 12/31/2019
Anne Nelson Foliage Industry Representative 12/31/2019
Com. Alexander Hendrix Smith At Large Representative 12/31/2020
Morgan Taylor Equine Industry Representative 12/31/2020
Robert A. Worthington At Large Representative 12/31/2020

No vacancies at this time. Please check back later.

July 3, 2019

June 5, 2019

April 3, 2019

January 30, 2019

October 3, 2018

August 1, 2018


*This document is a draft and is provided as a courtesy. This document is not to be considered as the final minutes. All information contained herein is subject to change upon further review and approval by the appropriate agency/board/committee.