NWF EcoCareer Conference Speakers List

NWF EcoCareer Conference Speakers List

Posted by Courtney Cochran on Jan 30, 2017 12:39 pm

Join us February 22 & 23 for our EcoCareer Conference – A live, 2 day interactive webinar series. Learn from and network with the following leading professionals who will share insider knowledge on the latest EcoCareer trends, current employment demand and how to best prepare to land your Eco dream job! 

National Wildlife Federation’s President and CEO Collin O’Mara will provide opening remarks for the conference. Collin comes to NWF from the state government of Delaware where he led the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control as Cabinet Secretary from 2009 through 2014.

Our morning keynote speaker will be Kevin Doyle, project manager and co-author, of popular books about environmental careers, including The ECO Guide to Careers That Make a Difference: Environmental Work for a Sustainable World, and The Complete Guide to Environmental Careers in the 21st Century.

Additional speakers include:
Rita Alison, Aramark

Bridget Burnell, General Motors

Kevin Coyle, National Wildlife Federation

Meghan Fay Zahniser, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)

Michael Gale, Wildlife Biologist and Former NWF Fellow

Marcia Lochmann, WorkerFIT

Michele Madia, Second Nature

Jaime Van Mourik, U.S. Green Building Council

Keith A. Norris, The Wildlife Society

Na’Taki Osborne Jelks, National Wildlife Federation and Agnes Scott College

MaKara Rumley, Hummingbird

Talia Schmitt, NWF Certified EcoLeader

Capri St. Vil, The Corps Network

Mary Wright, Jobs for the Future

Students: Registration is complimentary for all EcoLeader Community members! Registration for the EcoLeaders Program is also free!

Faculty and Staff:  Interested in providing this virtual conference to a class or student group? Group discounts are available!
Register Today!