My road in life has been direct.
Spent time in woods with step-grandfather.
Joined Peace Corps.
Worked volunteer jobs for 2 years.


Senior Environmental Scientist

Manage wild lands in a natural state.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Environment & Nature
Upholding a Cause and Belief

Day to Day

I decide what needs to get done. Can you conduct a prescribed burn? If not, then are there exotic plant control contractors to check up on? If not, can you do some field time checking on hydrology and identify how it can be improved? Are there e-mails that need addressing? Phone calls to return?

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Take advantage of volunteer opportunities.

Recommended Education

My career is not related to what I studied. I'd recommend this path instead:



The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"You should pick a profession that pays well and has jobs."

Challenges I Overcame

Single Parent