Presentations & Workshops

Upcoming Speaking Events:

Partners in Community Forestry Conference, Cleveland, OH, November 2019

The Great Lake Erie Educators Exchange, November 2019

Teacher, Permaculture Design Certification Course, Green Triangle, Cleveland, OH, Fall 2019

Permaculture: An Introduction to Food Forest Systems, Cleveland Botanical Garden, February 2020

Teacher, Permaculture Women’s Guild, Permaculture Design Certification Course with Advanced Certification in Social Permaculture and Designing Invisible Structures.


Past Trainings, Workshops & Lectures

  • Leader, Manager & Designer of Tree Corps, 19-week community forestry workforce development program, Holden Forests & Gardens, 2018-19.

  • Vermicomposting: Turning Spoils Into Healthy Soils, Geauga County Soil & Water Conservation District, West Woods Nature Center,October 2017.
  • Gardening Through the Seasons,” Master Gardeners of Cuyahoga County Fall Seminar, Cuyahoga County Parma-Snow Library, November 2017.
  • Keynote Speaker, “Health of the Doan Brook Tree Canopy,” Doan Brook Watershed Partnership’s Annual Meeting, Nature Center at Shaker Lakes, November 2017.
  • Facilitator, Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Women Committee’s Science Book discussion on The Hidden Life of Trees, January 2018
  • Winter Pruning 101, The Holden Arboretum, February 2018.
  • Introduction to Forest Medicinals, The Holden Arboretum, February 2018
  • Keynote Speaker, 5th Annual Green Conference: Adaptive Design; How the Changing Climate is Key in the Landscapes of Tomorrow, The Holden Arboretum, March 2018
  • Tree Planting: Best Practices, The Holden Arboretum, April 2018