Jackie Wilson is the Youth Education Director at the Environmental Center in Bend and the Sustinability Coordinator for the Bend La Pine School District. She works with students, schools and teachers to increase conservation and stewardship actions in schools throughout the Central Oregon Region.
She has been on the OGS board since 2013 and is also the Central Oregon OGS Regional coordinator. She enjoys working with schools on measurable actions in the schools and seeing students take on leadership roles and advocating for change. She believes the work of Oregon Green Schools is a great blend of education, action and real world sustainability lessons.
She has a Master’s in Education with a focus in Sustainability Education from Antioch New England. She is currently the chair of the Regional Coordinator Committee and is excited about the work OGS is doing to assist schools in certifying, providing lessons and local resources, and and streamlining the process for teachers.