Certified Environmental Educators in Colorado

Total Participants in the EE Certification Program to date: 135

Currently Certified: 125

Certified: 57 Apprentice: 7

Master: 44 Honorary: 17



Currently Certified Environmental Educators:

Certified Master Environmental Educators

Nathan Agarwal, The Catamount Center for Environmental Science & Education

Ivan Asin, Center for Art Education and Sustainability

Nina Avila

Debbie Bangs,  University Schools

Consuelo Barton, Colorado College

Heather Berry, Highlands Ranch High School

Charlotte Cadow, Colorado College

Nicolai Calabria, Colorado College

Lara Carlson, Walking Mountains Science Center

Chris Cohen, Walking Mountains Science Center

Betsy Defries, Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Barrett Donovan, High Mountain Institute

Howard Drossman, Colorado College Environmental Science Program

Ellen Eiriksson

Anita Evans , Engaged Learning LLC

Michelle Finchum, City of Fort Collins Utilities

Robin Grathwohl, Colorado College

Ella Hartshorn, Colorado College

Jessica Hebert,  Colorado College

Meg John, Colorado Biosciences Institute

Sarah Johnson, Wild Rose Consulting

Maggie Kehlenbeck, Colorado College

Sarin LoMascolo, Rocky Mountain National Park

Hillary Mason, University of Colorado Denver

Ashley Millman

Melissa Mullins, Baylor University

Rani Muthukrishnan, Washington State University

Katie Navin, Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education

Camille Newsom, Colorado College

Steve Noud, City of Boulder/Keep It Clean Partnership

Jennifer Ortega, Humbolt State University

Katie Phillips, Rocky Mountain National Park

Donny Roush, City and County of Denver

Sarah Schmitt, Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

Zoë Shark, City of Fort Collins Natural Areas

Gail Smith, Beaver Ponds Environmental Education Center

Kirsten Springer, Colorado State University Cooperative Extension

Stephen Taranto, La Paz on Foot

Jen Visitacion, Guidestone

Kelly Williams, Walking Mountains Science Center

Rebecca Williams, Colorado College

Heather Young, Larimer County Department of Natural Resources

Mike Zawaski, The Observant Naturalist/Teacher's Rock Programs

Aiyu Zheng, Colorado College


Honorary Certified Master Environmental Educators

Laura Arndt, Global GreenSTEM

Mike Blakeman, San Luis Valley Env & Conservation

Mary Ann Bonnell, Jefferson County Open Space

Roxanne Brickell-Reardon, Impact Conservation Services

Thomas Cleary, Crestone Charter School

Shawna Crocker, Colorado State Forest Service-Project Learning Tree

Mark DeGregorio, National Park Service - Rocky Mountain National Park

Kathy Fennell, Eaglecrest High School

Leigh Gillette, Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Francesca Giongo

Wendy Hanophy

Kim Langmaid, Teton Science School

Betsy Leonard

Judy Lopez, Rio Grande Watershed Conservation and Education Initiative

Sue Schafer, City of Fort Collins Natural Areas

Dave Sutherland, City of Boulder Open Space & Mountain Parks

Charlie Warren, University of Northern Colorado


Certified Environmental Educators

Daniel Allen, Colorado College

Koki Atcheson, Colorado College

Beth Austin, Catamount Institute

Alex Banuelos, The Greenway Foundation

Kait Bashford, The Greenway Foundation

Jeremy Becker, Colorado College

Autumn Bjugstad, The Greenway Foundation

Michele Bratschun, National Park Service

Emily Brown, Walking Mountains Science Center

Genevieve Buzan-Dansereau, Colorado College

Molly Casey, Larimer County Department Natural Resources

Victoria Crystal, Colorado College

Sian Cuffy-Young, Siel Environmental Services Ltd.

Aiden Dempsey

Laura Farrell, Vikan Middle School

Adam Fedyski, The Greenway Foundation

Mary Joyce Fink, Larimer County Department of Natural Resources

Christian Fowler

Laura Friedli, Colorado College

Laura Fritz, Poudre School District

Julianne Gagnon, The Greenway Foundation

Alicia Goddard, Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Hallie Harness, El Paso County Nature Centers

Atiya Harvey, Colorado College

Kelsey Head, Walking Mountains Science Center

Samuel Hinkle, Catamount Institute

Tracy Jackson, Catamount Institute

Maggie John, Highlands Ranch Backcountry Wilderness Area

Nick Kramer

Melanie Lewis, Children's Musuem of Denver

Emma Malin, Larimer County Conservation Corps

Patrick Marti, Wildlands Restoration Volunteers

Olivia Martinez, Colorado College

Amy May, The Greenway Foundation

Alison McGarigal, Colorado College

Feza Ngandu, The Greenway Foundation

Holly Nickel, Rocky Mountain National Park

Connor Nolan, The Catamount Center for Environmental Science & Education

Margaret O'Brien, Colorado College

Amy Olsen, Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Andrew Padgett

Tina Person, Wildwood School

Micaela Petrini, The Greenway Foundation

Abigail Philbrick, Colorado College

Sharon Reuth

Erika Rodriguez, Earth Force, Inc

Anneliese Rohane, Colorado College

Alexa Saxton-Bush, Walking Mountains Science Center

Mark Sharp, Walking Mountains Science Center

Karen Sizelove-Murphy, Explore2LIVE

Helena Thatcher, Colorado College

Justin Way, City of Aurora Generation Wild

Roxanne Warner, Newlon Elementary

Siqi Wei, Colorado College

Sandra Wilder, Boulder Valley School District

Christie Wilkins, Rocky Mountain National Park

Viviana Zavala, Aurora Water


Apprentice Certified Environmental Educators (Pilot)

Alta Farrell, The Greenway Foundation

Sophia Luna, The Greenway Foundation

Lilia Rankova, The Greenway Foundation

Jimmy Moffett, The Greenway Foundation

Luisa Olvera-Mendoza, The Greenway Foundation

Alejandra Ruiz-Diosado, The Greenway Foundation

Axyl Shores, The Greenway Foundation

CAEE works to ensure everyone in Colorado has an opportunity to learn about the environment where they live. We value inclusiveness and welcome everyone to the field of environmental education.

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