Our Mission

Through a coalition of support, we promote formal and informal environmental education throughout Mississippi by sharing resources, facilitating networking, and encouraging stewardship.

Our Vision

A state where all persons in Mississippi connect with nature and promote environmental stewardship.

Debra Veeder

Adopt-A-Stream Director

Jackson

Chairman

Adopt-A-Stream Director

Melissa Wells

MDEQ Outreach Education

Jackson

Treasurer

MDEQ Outreach Education

Meredith Horn

Vice President of Guest
Experience & Education

Mississippi Aquarium

Board Member

Vice President of Guest
Experience & Education

Beverly Keasler

Outreach Coordinator

Mississippi Bug Blues

Board Member

Outreach Coordinator

Katie Fetzer

Education Manager

Pascagoula Audubon Center

Board member

Education Manager

Barbara Boone

Environmental Education

Hattiesburg

Board member

Environmental Education

Nkrumah Frazier

Sustainability Officer

Hattiesburg

Vice Chair

Sustainability Officer

Leslie Burger, Ph.D.

Asst. Ext. Professor

Mississippi State University

Secretary

Asst. Ext. Professor

Jennifer Jerrolds

Conservation Biologist Educator

MS Museum of Natural Science

Board Member

Conservation Biologist Educator

Jeremy Cumpton

Director of Conservation, Education and Wildlife

Hattiesburg Zoo

Board member

Director of Conservation, Education and Wildlife

Andrea Falcetto

Education

MS Museum of Natural Science

Board member

Education

Meet Our Board Members