Pacific Regional Center - Seattle, WA
Courtney has been developing and managing programs that offer sustainable environmental education opportunities for communities for nearly fifteen years. She earned her BA in Environmental Science and Education from Alaska Pacific University and also holds a MS in Management of Non-Profit Agencies from Capella University. Originally from Washington, Courtney fell in love with nature on the shores of the Puget Sound and then spent ten years in Alaska exploring the abundant environmental, outdoor, and cultural education career opportunities. Returning to Washington in 2008, Courtney joined the National Wildlife Federation where she engages and develops community stewards and education champions, advocates for educational policies, and works to build partnerships and coalitions to support sustainable environmental education in the Pacific region. Courtney enjoys travelling, kayaking, and playing soccer.