Member Spotlight:


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.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Historic Sites + Evaluation Joint Peer Group Meeting

Where: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
86 W. 46th Street
New York, NY

When:6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Workshop Organizer: Historic Sites and Evaluation Peer Groups

Date: Thursday, October 24

Time: 6:30-8pm

Location: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Pier 86 W 46 St., NY, NY


In this combined peer group meeting we will explore best practices for creating effective assessment systems for our programs. This session will focus on the following essential questions:

When reviewing and evaluating your programs:

-What do you want to know?

-What to funders want to know?

-What does the administration/organization want to know?

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