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Expanding
Hometown
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About me:

  • NC Certified environmental educator
  • Durham Academy science educator (1997-present)
  • Academic Director-Duke Action Science Camp for Young Women
  • Former Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools educator and certified diversity trainer (1978-1997)
  • El Centro Hispano CEL Task Force
  • Leadership Triangle alumna and former Board member
  • 2016 OAR (Organizing Against Racism) REI (Racial Equity Institute) and Triangle-wide Anti-Racist Caucus participant
  • NC Pride Parade and Festival annual parade participant
  • Breastfeeding Family Friendly Communities (BFFC)-La Leche League Chapel Hill Oasis Carrboro event supporter
  • Climate Change Silent Carolina North Walk 11/29/15 participant
  • Board of Aldermen since 2005; former mayor pro tempore
  • Board liaison: Local Living Economy, Economic Sustainability Commission, Greenways Commission, Climate Change Task Forces, El Centro Hispano CEL Task Force
  • Previous liaison: Planning & Environmental Advisory Boards
  • Carrboro Farmers Market Advisory Board
  • Board Neighborhood mediation team
  • Member: Moms Demand Action Against Gun Violence
  • Women's March 1/21/17 participant
  • Raleigh March for Justice HKonJ 2/11/17 participant
  • Baldwin Park Community Garden Coalition
  • Initial Rogers Road Community Enhancement and Monitoring Task Force
  • Advocated the establishment of a Carrboro Stormwater Utility
  • Initiated and served on the Board and OWASA Sub-Committee address water conservation, quality, safety and supply concerns
  • Climate Action Plan Plant-based diet supporter
  • Fair Oaks neighborhood homeowner

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