has served since 2003 as the director of education for the City Parks Foundation
(CPF), a private, non-profit partner of the New York City Parks Department
In her role, she designs and oversees diverse environmental education initiatives that work with public school students and community members in the five boroughs.
She holds a Master's Degree in Urban Education from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, and a Bachelor's Degree from Hampshire College in Massachusetts.
Prior to CPF, she directed youth and community education programs in New York City and Washington D.C.