Operations and Development Manager
Chris Radentz joined the Florida Wildflower Foundation as the Operations and Development Manager in 2022. Prior to working with the Foundation, Chris ran her own consulting business, Christine Radentz Consulting, offering operational and administrative consulting to her clients. Chris has lived and worked in South Florida since 1996. She is married and has two sons. Her hometown is St. Louis, Missouri. She attended Luther College and the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Chris has received various awards and recognitions over the years including the 2018 Central Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce Women of Worth Award in the Nonprofit/Volunteer Sector.
She enjoys reading, bike riding, gardening and other outdoor activities. She is a certified Master Gardener and led a team of volunteers to install a garden for an afterschool program for children who are food insecure. The garden offers them fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs. Chris also led a team of volunteers in creating a native plant pollinator garden at Jonathan Dickinson State Park in Hobe Sound.