Director & Founder, Earth Dancer School

   Director & Founder, ECHO Action NH


   • Beyond Extreme Energy

   • Citizens Climate Lobby NH

   • Code Pink: Women For Peace

   • Delaware Riverkeeper Network

   • Extinction Rebellion NH

   • Fitzwilliam Energy Committee

   • Fitzwilliam PFAS & Water Task Force

   • Franklin Pierce University, Sustainability


   • Monadnock Climate, Energy & Environment Leadership Coalition

   • Monadnock Energy Hub

   • Monadnock Progressive Alliance

   • Mothers Out Front NH

   • NH Progressives for Justice

   • Pipeline Safety Trust

   • Rights And Democracy NH

   • Sierra Club NH

   • Solarize Monadnock, Steering Committee

   • Sunrise Movement

   • VOICES Coalition for FERC Reform

Education & Affiliations



   Antioch University New England

       M.S., Environmental Studies

           Minor in Communications

           Marine Ecology focus

   Franklin Pierce University

       B.A., Environmental Science & Biology

   Franklin Pierce University

       Secondary Science Teacher Certification

   Brookdale Community College

       A.A., English


   NH Experienced Educator Certificate

       Highly Qualified Teacher Status

       Life Science, grades 7-12

       Earth Science, grades 7-12



Formal Classes

    • Advocacy

    • Biology

    • Earth Science

    • Environmental Science CP

    • Environmental Internship

    • Environmental Issues

    • Human Biology

    • Journalism / Writing

    • Physical Science

    • Polar Climate Change

Training & Workshops

    • Climate Change, Pipelines & Advocacy

    • Effective Messaging Using Art & Graphics

    • Environmental Campaigns and Children

    • Environmental Promotions & Marketing

    • Using Social Media For Change

    • How To Write Letters, Op-Eds, Public

    Utilities and FERC Docket Comments


July 2020

"Wings Over Water" STEM osprey research

University of Montana / Montana Natural History Center

Missoula, MT

Full scholarship and transportation

* Postponed from summer 2020 to 2021 due to COVID19

July 20, 2019

"Bernie Camp" training with Senator Nina Turner

"Connecting through personal stories"

Unitarian Universalist Church, Keene, NH


June 9, 2019

NOAA Teachers on the Estuary

Workshop, 10 Year Celebration & Sail 

Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve and

Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA

April 6, 2019

"Birddogging 101"

Rights And Democracy NH

Peterborough Library, Peterborough NH


March 7, 2019

"Dynamic & Authentic Public Speaking" workshop

Rights and Democracy NH

New England College, Concord


February 26, 2019

"Low Income Solar Projects" webinar

Clean Energy NH

December 7, 2018

New England Grassroots Environment Fund, "RootSkills Conference"

Hogan Center, College of the Holy Cross

Worcester, MA

November 27, 2018

NH Saves, "Button Up" Energy Efficiency Workshop

Rindge, NH

May 8-11, 2018

Pipeline Safety & Regulations Training

First workshop for the public, given by a pipeline industry trainer

Pipeline Safety Trust

Houston TX

January 31, 2018

Thomas R. Hoerr, Author of "The Formative Five: Fostering Grit, Empathy and Other Success Skills Every Student Needs"

Plaistow, NH

September 11-30 2017

Climate Change Science, Communication & Action

Cornell University Cooperative Extension


June 6-8, 2017

Building A Better World: Practical Skills for Mindfulness and Social ChangeAntioch University New England, Keene, NH

October 15, 2016

Environmental Justice Leadership Training

350VT, Roots Justice Center,  Brattleboro, VT

June 11, 2106

Political Training, Sierra Club NH,

National Education Association, Concord, NH

May 7, 2016

Civil Disobedience Training

Sugar Shack Alliance, Winchester Town Hall

August 3-8, 2014

Connecting with Marine Science

Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, CA

May 3, 2014

NOAA Ocean Exploration, “Why Do We Explore?” (Part II)

New England Aquarium, Boston, MA

April 24-25, 2014

Wastewater Issues in Watersheds: The Perfect Stem Topic

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute & Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Cape Cod, MA

July 28-August 1, 2013

Fins, Fishes & Fisheries

Alabama Sea Grant, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, AL

July 22-25, 2013

NERRS Teachers on the Estuary-Climate Stewards In Action

Wells Estuarine Research Reserve, Wells, ME

Climate Stewards in Action

TOTE II project summary

June 24-28, 2013

STEM Digital Images in Geoscience

UMASS Amherst, MA

April 18, 2013

“Rising Tide-Lessons from Sandy”

Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Cape Cod, MA

July 16-19 & Nov 3, 2012

NERRS Teachers on the Estuary II

Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve, Wells, ME

TOTE II Workshop is a Success

TOTE II Teachers Reunite at Wells Estuary

July 8-13, 2012


Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) & Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries,

Grand Isle, LA

June 17-21, 2012

Reefs, Rhizomes & Restoration

Alabama Sea Grant, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, AL

May 17, 2012

Reading the Ocean by its Light: Bioluminescence Workshop with Edith Widder of ORCA

New England Aquarium, Boston, MA

April 2011

Seismology in the Classroom

Boston College, Weston Observatory, Weston, MA

October 2010

New England Oceanic Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC)

Keynote speaker: Dr. Sylvia Earle, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

July 21-23, 2010

Bayouside Classroom

Barataria_Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) / Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium, Port Fourchon, LA

July 12-16, 2009

IPY Polar Connections Institute (Polar Climate Change)

UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA

July 2009

NERRS Teachers on the Estuary I

Waquoit Bay Estuarine Research Reserve, Falmouth, MA

June 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2009

Avian Nesting Ecology Field Course

Antioch University New England, Keene, NH

April 2009

Antioch University Collaborative, “Excellence” Lecture & Workshop

The Putney School, VT


September 15, 2019

New Social Contract Forum

"Creating a vision for putting people and planet first"

Keynote Speaker: Linda Sarsour, founder of the Women's March

Unitarian Universalist Church, Manchester, NH


July 29, 2019

Climate Challenges and Solutions Debate

NH Institute of Politics, St. Anselm College

Manchester, NH

June 15, 2019

Granite State Progress' NH Progressive Summit

Workshop Presenter: "The NED pipeline, Granite Bridge and getting legislators from fossil-friendly to fossil-free"

Manchester Community College, Manchester, NH

May 18, 2019

New England Grassroots Environment Fund's RootSkills Conference: Workshop Presenter

"Climate Solutions: Community Voices for Economic, Social and Environmental Justice"

School for International Training, Brattleboro, VT

March 30, 2019

CCL Northeast Conference

Russell Sage College

Troy, NY

November 16, 2018

Local Energy Solutions Conference

Grappone Center, Concord, NH


October 17-19, 2018

Pipeline Safety Trust Conference

Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA


Saturday, September 22, 2018

Rights And Democracy Summit

Keynote Speaker: Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

Keene, NH

Monday, September 3, 2018

AFL-CIO Breakfast

Manchester, NH

Keynote Speaker: Senator Bernie Sanders


Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Power to the People: The PUC and Fossil Fuel Expansion in NH

Presentation by NH Consumer Advocate D. Maurice Kreis

Guest Panelist

Keene, NH


December 9, 2017

Offshore Wind in the Gulf of Maine

Seacoast Anti-Pollution League & 350NH at Keene Senior Center, Keene, NH

December 9, 2017

Mega Dams = Mega Damage (including Northern Pass)

NH Sierra Club & Monadnock CCL at Antioch University New England, Keene, NH

November 1-3, 2017

Pipeline Safety Trust Conference

Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans, LA


October 14, 2017

Care for Common Home: Environmental Forum & Shalefield Stories

Rivier College, Nashua, NH


December 2, 2016

Testified, People's FERC Hearing

Delaware Riverkeeper Network

National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

December 19, 2016

The Innu Pessamit Nation, Salmon and HydroQuebec

Sierra Club NH, New England College, Concord, NH

November 29, 2016

Winona LaDuke, Founder of Honor The Earth

Keene State College, Keene, NH

November 2, 2016

NH Energy Roundtable Discussion: A Plan For NH

Citizens Energy Workgroup, Nashua Public Library, Nashua, NH

September 28, 2016

Climate Solutions for New Hampshire and Citizens Climate Hearing on Energy Savings and Climate Solutions, UNH Law Center, Concord, NH


September 17, 2016

New England Grassroots Sustainability Summit

Smith College, MA

July 23, 2016

Summit for a Clean Energy Revolution

Food & Water Watch, Friends Center, Philadelphia

June 28, 2016

NPR's The Exchange on the Road, "Greenwashing"

LaBelle Winery, Nashua, NH

March 9, 2016

Green Eggs and New HAMpshire Environmental Policy Breakfast: Climate Impacts on Maple Trees & Syrup

Sierra Club, Moms Clean Air Force, League of Conservation Voters, Union of Concerned Scientists, Keene State College, Keene, NH

November 14, 2015

Citizens Climate Lobby Nor'easters Regional Conference

Marriott Hotel, Nashua, NH

April 8, 2015

Massachusetts GreenSchools Summit

Boston College, MA 

April 2, 2014

Massachusetts Green Schools Summit

EPA Headquarters, Boston, MA

November 12, 2010

Ocean Literacy Summit (NEOSEC), Keynote Speaker Dr. Sylvia Earle, UNH, Durham, NH

September 2010

Monadnock Literary & Arts Festival

Eco-Literature & Arts, Camp Glen Brook, NH

October 2009

Massachusetts Association of Science Teachers Conference (MAST)

Boxborough, MA

September 2009

New England Environmental Education Alliance Conference

Ivoryton, CT

September 2010

Monadnock Literary & Arts Festival

Eco-Literature & Arts, Camp Glen Brook, NH

August 2009

National Energy Education Development Conference (NEED)

Marlborough, MA

March 2009 & 2010

Boston Sea Rovers Marine Sciences Conference

Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, MA

October 2008

New England Oceanic Science Education Collaborative (NEOSEC), Boston College, Boston, MA, 2008

October 2007

Earth Systems Summit

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA

Professsional Development

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