John Nelson is a wildlife videographer who contributed to National Geographic channel’s “World’s Deadliest” series and is currently the voice of The Audubon Moment heard on the Florida Public Radio Network. Mr. Nelson is a certified Florida Master Naturalist through the University of Florida and holds a degree in anthropology from Seattle Pacific University.
Beverley Poppke is a longtime member of Audubon of Martin County and a winner of The Presidential Award for Environmental Stewardship awarded by the 'Keep Martin Beautiful' Foundation. Ms. Poppke enjoys the Lakeside STA field trips as well as the many special speakers and events AoMC produces. A few of her favorite avian conservation efforts include: Least Tern and Bluebird nest monitoring.
Lisa Renee Ludlum
Lisa Renee Ludlum is a Florida Nature Photographer, gallery and business owner based in Martin County. Lisa has exhibited her work at the Palm Beach Centre Museum, McKee Botanical Gardens, the Elliott Museum and many other exhibition outlets. Building on a lifelong love of nature, the arts and her community, Lisa is a member of the North American Nature Photography Association, Florida & Martin County Audubon, Martin County Arts Council, Treasure Coast Wildlife Center and additional organizations that support a rich community life.
Patty McAuley is the Market Manager for Seacoast Bank in
Stuart and has been with Seacoast for 15 years. She is an active member of the community, sitting on three boards: Audubon of Martin County since 2013, Stuart Main Street since 2006 and Jensen Beach Community Church since 2013. In her free time, Patty enjoys camping, hiking/nature-walks, fishing, reading and spending time with her dogs.