About Us

Board of Directors and Officers

  • President: Jonathan P. Smith, Lithia, FL
  • Vice President: Joe Wolf, Winter Haven, FL
  • Secretary: David Campbell, Middleburg, FL
  • Treasurer & Communications Director: Brandon Haught, Port Orange, FL
  • Board Member: Mary Bahr, Gainesville, FL
  • Board Member: Pete Dunkelberg, Orlando, FL
  • Board Member: Wesley Elsberry
  • Board Member: Pierce Butler

Media and Speakers Contacts

The following people are available for media interviews and speaking engagements.

Brandon Haught FCS Communications Director
Phone: 352-434-9267 / Email: bhaught@flascience.org
High school biology/environmental science teacher.
— Author of Going Ape: Florida’s Battles over Evolution in the Classroom.
— Recipient of National Center for Science Education’s Friend of Darwin Award.
— Education: B.A. in Science Education (Biology grades 5-12), Western Governors University.
— Featured on Science Friday, Nature, Orlando SentinelTallahassee Democrat and many other media outlets.
— Featured as a Force for Science by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Jonathan Smith FCS President
Phone: 863-860-2125 / E-Mail: cyjonolds@aol.com
Consultant specializing in the teaching of scientific concepts and addressing misconceptions within those concepts.
— BSE/MSE Degree Wellingborough Technical College UK
— PhD, University of Phoenix. Scientific Pedagogy and Instructive Strategies
— Member of AAAS and NCSE
— 2008 CFI Contribution to Science award; 2011 Arizona Science Teachers Association Conference, “Best Overall Presenter”