A seasoned nature-connection mentor, & wildlife tracker and kid-loving spirit. Debbie has a B.S. in Env. Science from NEC and an M.A. in Environmental Education from UNH. Before jumping into the nature connection community, Debbie was a NOLS participant and spent a month living and paddling in the Sea of Cortez. Her first environmental education position was being a Seasonal Park Ranger for the Hopkinton NH Lakes region. She is a certified wilderness first responder and graduate of the Kamana Naturalist Training Program. She spent 7 great years helping to build Merrohawke Nature School in Newburyport, MA bringing wilderness programs to Northern Essex community. This past summer she was an Avian Field Technician for Maine Fish and Wildlife. For fun (& maybe a tiny bit of competition), Debbie loves to snowboard & surf.