Partnerships with local nature-oriented organizations are the cornerstone of the Master Naturalist program.

Partner organizations provide:

  • Volunteer service and advanced training opportunities.
  • Resources such as instructors, facilities and materials.
  • Support for the Master Naturalist program.

In turn, FMN provides partner organizations with:

  • Trained volunteers for service projects.
  • Publicity and participants for events and training programs

Audubon Society of Northern Virginia
POC – Tom Blackburn
11100 Wildlife Center Drive, Suite 100 Reston, VA 20190
www.audubonva.org

Earth Sangha
POC – Lisa Bright
10123 Commonwealth Blvd. Fairfax, VA 22032‐2707
www.earthsangha.org

Fairfax County Park Authority
POC –Tammy Schwab
Resource Management Division 12055 Government Center Parkway Fairfax, VA 22035‐5500
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks

Fairfax County Invasive Management Area Program
POC — Erin Stockschlaeder/Gloria Medina
Resource Management Division 12055 Government Center Parkway Fairfax, VA 22035-5500
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/invasive-management-area

Friends of Accotink Creek
POC – Kris Unger
http://www.accotink.org

Friends of Dyke Marsh
POC ‐ Glenda Booth
http://www.fodm.org

Green Spring Gardens and Historic Green Springs
POC – Ralph Weitz
4603 Green Spring Road Alexandria, VA 22312
http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/greenspring/

Hidden Oaks Nature Center
POC – Michael McDonnell
7701 Royce Street, Annandale, VA 22003
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hidden-oaks

Huntley Meadows
POC ‐ Karen Sheffield
3701 Lockheed Blvd., Alexandria, VA 22306
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/huntley‐meadows‐park

Long Branch Nature Center
POC – David Farner
625 S. Carlin Springs Road Arlington, VA 22204
https://parks.arlingtonva.us/locations/long-branch-nature-center-park/

Mason Neck State Park
POC ‐ Marc Ingram
7301 High Point Road Lorton, VA 22079
www.dcr.virginia.gov/state_parks/mas.shtml

Northern Virginia Conservation Trust
POC- Rentz Hilyer, Land Conservation Specialist
4022-A Hummer Road, Annandale, VA 22003
http://nvct.org

Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority
POC – Paul Gilbert
5400 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039
www.nvrpa.org

Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District
POC‐ Lily Whitesell, Herrity Building, Suite 905
12055 Government Center Pkwy, Fairfax, VA 22035
http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/nvswcd/

One Good Tern
POC – Charles Studholme
1710 Fern Street, Alexandria, VA 22302

Plant NOVA Natives
POC – Margaret Fisher, plantnovanatives@gmail.com
https://www.plantnovanatives.org

Riverbend Park
POC – John Callow
8700 Potomac Hills Road, Great Falls, VA 22066
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/riverbend

Save Lucy Campaign
POC ‐ Leslie Sturges
877 Bunker Hill Road, Mt. Solon, VA
www.savelucythebat.org

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
POC -Joe Guthrie, GuthrieJ@si.edu
https://siarchives.si.edu/history/smithsonian-conservation-biology-institute-scbi

Virginia Bluebird Society
POC – Carmen Bishop
726 William St., Fredericksburg, VA 22401
http://www.virginiabluebirds.org

Virginia Department of Forestry
POC – Jim McGlone
12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 904, Fairfax, VA 22035

Virginia Native Plant Society (Potowmack Chapter)
POC ‐ Alan Ford P.O. Box 5311 Arlington VA 22205
http://vnps.org/potowmack/