Currently a program coordinator with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s (FDEP) Electronic Discharge Monitoring Report program. In addition, Safety Manager for FDEP’s Division of Water Resource Management.
President and founder of the American Green Lodging and Hospitality Association (AGLHA), a not-for-profit organization that works to educate the hospitality industry on sustainability issues.
Member of the Board of Advisors for EcoRooms & EcoSuites.
Former Program Director of FDEP’s Florida Green Lodging Program, a state initiative which recognized lodging facilities in Florida that met the programs rigorous sustainable criteria.
For over a decade, managed DEP’s Recycling Program, one of the nation’s foremost state recycling programs.
Worked in various other programs in DEP, including Wastewater Permitting, Underground Storage Tanks and Strategic Planning.
Managed Aquatic Toxicity Testing and worked on various Terrestrial Ecology projects at Environmental Science & Engineering, Gainesville, FL.
Bachelor of Science in Zoology and Certificate of Environmental Studies, University of Florida.
Married and proud parent of 3 children; two graduated from USF and the third is a sophomore at UF.