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New Outreach Specialist to Strengthen Lloyd Center Community Outreach

 

Elizabeth Moniz, Director of Community Outreach at the Lloyd Center, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Wimmer to the position of Outreach Specialist. Ms. Wimmer, a resident of Providence (RI), holds a Master of Science degree in Ecological Teaching and Learning from Lesley University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, with a concentration in Marine Studies, from Long Island University.

As Outreach Specialist, Wimmer will be responsible for developing and implementing expanded outreach programs for the public, including pre-school programs, school-vacation-week programs, walks & talks, scout programs and family oriented excursions. She will also be responsible for organizing volunteer activities, teaching field-studies and “traveling” programs, assisting in maintenance of equipment for educational programs, as well as assisting in curriculum development.