POSITIONS HELD

 

   Director, Earth Dancer School

   Founder, ECHO Action NH

   Founder, EcoScouts

ORGANIZATIONS / AFFILIATIONS

   Board Member, NH Plastic Pollution Alliance

 

   Board Member, 350 NH

   Delaware Riverkeeper Network

   - People's FERC Hearing,

   - Pipeline Protection Team

   - Stop The Pipelines Coalition/FERC Reform

   Roaring Brook NVDA Affinity Group

ADVOCACY & LOBBYING

   ECHO Action NH

   - Climate action, renewable energy and pipeline opposition

 

   Sierra Club NH

   - methane emissions

   Stop The Pipelines Coalition

   - FERC reform

   350NH

   - Offshore wind in the Gulf of Maine

On the job...

 

A high-energy, enthusiastic, creative wordsmith, obsessed with imagery. Savvy with social media, presentations, photography, video, writing, teaching, training and a quick study of new apps. Well-crafted, concise, custom-tailored messaging and branding, slogans, taglines and catch-phrases.

Problems are assessed from various perspectives in order to mediate disputes and reach solutions. Careful handling of confidential and sensitive information.

Frequently praised for the speed and detail of work, ability to change roles and communication styles in working with diverse individuals and audiences, and often asked where I get my energy!

 

Fun, firm, friendly, focused! Responds quickly. Efficient, communicative and collaborative. Works well on a team and independently. Balances multiple tasks well. Management, organization, PR, journalism and moderating experienced. Quick response in a crisis, your go-to person when the panic button is hit!

* Resume and recommendations available to prospective employers. Please use the contact form to request a page password.

EDUCATION

   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 College

       A.A., English

 

COURSES TAUGHT

 

Formal Classes

    Environmental Science CP

    Environmental Issues

    Polar Climate Change

    Human Biology

    Environmental Internship

    Biology

    Earth Science

    Physical Science

    Journalism / Writing

    Advocacy

Training Sessions/Workshops

    Climate 101

    Advocacy

    Using Social Media For Change

    Promoting Environmental Issues

    Volunteers: Community Contact/Relations

    Effective Messaging Using Art & Graphics

    Engaging Children In Campaigns

    Web Design, Layout, Imaging, Messaging

WORKSHOPS & INSTITUTES

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

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 Estuarine Research Reserve, Wells, ME

July 8-13, 2012

Wetshop

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

CONFERENCES, SUMMITS & LECTURES

October 14, 2017

Care for Common Home: Environmental Forum & Shalefield Stories

Rivier College, Nashua, NH

June 9-11, 2017

The People's Summit [for Social, Racial & Economic Justice]

McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

 

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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