Officers & Contact Information

Florida State Poets Association (FSPA) Inc., is a nonprofit, tax-exempt (501-C-3) organization founded in October of 1974, and chartered by the State of Florida in July, 1979. FSPA was founded by Henrietta A. Kroah of Deland, Florida, with the assistance of Hans Juergensen, past president of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies (NFSPS). FSPA is a member of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies (NFSPS) and maintains local chapters throughout the state.


President: Mary-Ann Westbrook (Email Mary-Ann)
Vice President: Al Rocheleau (Email Al)
Secretary: Alice R. Friedman (Email Alice)
Treasurer: Robyn Weinbaum (Email Robyn)


Anthology Editors:
Gary Broughman (Email Gary)
Elaine Person, JC Kato (Email Elaine)

Newsletter Editor:
Patricia Gingrich, Chair (Email Patricia)

Membership Registrar:
Mary Marcelle (Email Mary)

Contest Chair:
Mary Rogers-Grantham (Email Mary)

Elaine Person (Email Elaine)

National Poetry Day/ Month Chair:
Coleen Ward (Email Coleen)

Youth Chair and Student Contest Chair:
Janet Watson (Email Janet)

Slam Coordinator:
Kevin Campbell (Email Kevin)

Linda Eve Diamond  (Email Linda Eve)