of broward county - sw ranches, fl

rare fruit & vegetable council


John Wyncott


Karim Rossy


Cindy Pinera







Horticultural Education


Plant Sales



Gifts / Scholarships



David Harold


Karim Rossy, Chair

David Harold, Asst. Chair


Eddie Yi


Plant Sale Selection




RFCV Market


Historian / 





Website Administrator/



Facebook Editors




Tasting Table 




Plant Auction


Social Media

Karim Rossy

Murray Corman

David Harold


Stacey Vassell


John Wyncott



Anton Hahna


Laura Geselbracht



Eric, Karim, Laura


Laurie Mugan


Julie Miklos


Margaret Basile


David Harold


Farah Chaffin

Board meetings are held on the 4th Monday of the month. and are open to officers, directors and committee chairpersons. Email info@rfvc.org for more information.

2020 Board + Committee Members

We would like to recognize current and past volunteers for the time and resources they have donated toward furthering the goals of our the Rare Fruit and Vegetable Council of Broward County.

On behalf of all members of the RFVC, we thank you for supporting our mission to promote the awareness and benefits of cultivating rare fruits and vegetables in South Florida and beyond!. 

2020 Officers

2020 Directors

2020 Committee Chairpersons

Karim Rossy, Eric LaBlum

Mark Kaplan, David Harold

Farah Chaffin, Chance Kahle


Stacey Vassell


Jim Traina


Farah Chaffin


Peggy Demars

Vivian Landix


Frank Mihlstin


Vivian Landix

Faye Boyles


Linda Gonzalez, Laurie Mugan &

Vivian Landix


Angela Abreu



David Harold


Mark Kaplan

Plant Propagation




RFCV Market


Shade House


Garden Coordinator


Seed Exchange


Meeting Greeter


Jams + Jellies






Publicity - Neighbor-

hood papers


Community Liaison


Extension Office


Horticultural Facilities


Directors at Large


Murray Corman



Eric LeBrum

Margaret Basile

Linda Gonzalez


Savi Chinta

Corrina Louie