Native Plant Trust

Governance + Financials

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Native Plant Trust is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization (tax ID number 04-2104768). We are proud to be a 2019 GuideStar Gold participant, demonstrating our commitment to transparency.


Ralph Brown, Chair
Ruah Donnelly, Vice Chair
Tony Wain, Treasurer 
Ruth Shelley, Clerk
Debbi Edelstein, Executive Director


Abby Coffin
William (Buzz) Constable
Arabella Dane
Charles Fayerweather
Suzanne Groet
Kendy Hess
William Huyett
Lita Nelsen
Elizabeth (Zibby) Pyle
Susan Schadler
Alan Smith
Thomas Stone

To request our governance documents, please email:

Strategic Plan

Read our current strategic plan.

Financial Documents

View our 2021 Silver Seal of Transparency on GuideStar.


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