Tom has demonstrated success in developing, leading and coordinating partnerships among governmental, non-governmental, academic, private-sector and stakeholder-based organizations to accomplish environmental restoration and conservation.
He is skilled in communications and facilitation to achieve restoration objectives. With has nearly 20 years of experience in environmental planning, policy and management, Tom has advanced knowledge of applied coastal science, ecological restoration and estuarine environmental management.
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Phone: (401) 575-6109
Lesley is a talented artist, a dedicated scientist and an inspirational educator. With a collegate background in marine biology and ecology, and a passion for creativity, she excells at presenting modern and practical solutions to legacy problems and advocating for sustainable communities.
She has over five years of experience managing projects providing technical assistance to organizations to ensure goals and objectives are met in a timely manner. Lesley also brings her skills in graphic design, outreach and communications to every project she manages.
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Phone: (303) 817-9773
Center for Ecosystem Restoration is a non-profit organization dedicated to restoring the natural environment in order to improve the quality of life for communities, large and small. As a project of the Earth Island Institute, CER works to build and support community-based partnerships engaged in positive environmental transformation. We believe that every child deserves a clean and healthy environment in which to play and grow. And we believe that environmental restoration – in the broadest sense – offers a path toward economic prosperity for individual communities and for America.