Laura Johnson is a life-long conservationist with more than 35 years experience in non-profit management. In 2014, she co-founded the International Land Conservation Network. Laura is a past president of Mass Audubon where she spent 14 years leading the US's largest independent state Audubon organization. Prior to joining Mass Audubon, she worked for 16 years at The Nature Conservancy working both as a lawyer and in positions including Massachusetts state director and northeast region vice president. Laura is a past chair of the Board of Directors of the Land Trust Alliance. She is also on the Board of Advisors of WGBH, the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC), on the Board of Visitors of Mount Auburn Cemetery, and a Corporation member of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute. Laura received a bachelor's in history from Harvard, and a juris doctorate from NYU Law School. From 2013-2014 she was a Bullard Fellow at the Harvard Forest, Harvard University where she completed a study on private land conservation efforts around the world.
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- D10. Land Conservation Around the World: New Opportunities to Teach and Learn
October 07, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM