Member Spotlight:

Sarah

Sarah Maldonado Environmental Educator 2 Shirley Chisholm State Park, NYS Parks

Sarah leads the environmental education team at the brand new Shirley Chisholm State Park in Brooklyn. She currently serves on the NYCMER Board as the Membership Coordinator and is an educational consultant, focused on curriculum development and education management systems. Specifically, she supports adult-child conversations, both in and out of the classroom.

She has previously worked at the American Museum of Natural History, the Queens Zoo (part of the Wildlife Conservation Society), the Montezuma Audubon Center, Beaver Lake Nature Center, Alley Pond Environmental Center, AmeriCorps NCCC, and the NYC Parks Department.

She earned a Master of Professional Studies in Environmental Education and Interpretation from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, and a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Math Education from CUNY Queens College.

The 2014 NYCMER Conference was held on Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Museum of the Moving Image.

 

Conference attendees live-tweeted using #nycmer14, and photos that Frank Rodriguez took at the conference were shared on Flickr. Download the agenda or session descriptions and presenter bios, and check out the resources section of the Member Zone (while logged into your account) to download handouts and presentations from the conference.