Extension & Service

EENC Logo NewEnvironmental Educators of North Carolina (EENC):  I have served as the education co-chair on the board of directors since 2012, through which I work to support K-12 and pre-service teachers in providing environmental education to their students.  I also head up the research symposium at the annual conference.


NAAEE LogoNorth American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE):  I have been an active member in this organization since 2011.



EnvironMentors_logoEnvironmentors: Environmentors pairs high school students with university students and faculty to complete year-long research projects, culminating in a poster competition.  I have participated as a mentor since 2012.


Other Partners

I never consider projects complete until the results are in the hands of educators who will use the research to impact kids.   I am able to connect with formal (classroom) and non-formal (EE centers, museums, etc.) educators through a number of organizations who are very supportive of our work: