Judith MacPhersonJanuary 21st, 2012
Shortly after moving to Vancouver while on a teaching sabbatical, Judith volunteered as a Stanley Park Ecology Society educator with school programs in 2000-2001 before joining the board. Judith has extensive experience in environmental education initiatives and curriculum development through her collaboration with the Massachusetts Audubon Society, the Museum Institute for Teaching Science (MITS), as a founding member of the Hebert Arboretum, and with the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. She was also the inaugural recipient of the Excellence in Environmental Education Award given by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Education and the inaugural Above and Beyond Award from the Massachusetts Software Council Education Foundation, Inc. for outstanding efforts to enhance education through technology. She was presented the inaugural Ocean Educator 2018 award from OceanWise (Vancouver Aquarium), for leading her students in 17 years of twice annual shoreline clean-up education and learning opportunities.