Katie Pofahl is the community outreach manager for the Elkhorn Slough Foundation on the central coast of California, working with K-12 schools and partners to develop outdoor classrooms and their use. In addition to her work with ESF Katie serves as a director for the Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District park district which includes the Outdoor Collective, a project to empower outdoor educators in Monterey County. She also formerly worked in documentary film and worked with PBS to create a documentary to promote ocean-friendly seafood choices with the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch program. Katie is originally from Wisconsin where she received degrees in Zoology and Conservation from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and learned a deep love for both wilderness and healthy working landscapes.
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- SEM10. K-12 Community of Practice: A Community Conservation Strategy
October 11, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM