Hands-on workshops and skill-building training sessions are critical both to developing the work of individual organizations and their staffs, and also to evolving entire sectors. We are available to lead teams and networks in the previously developed sessions listed below, or we can work with you to create a custom workshop, training, or webinar.

Selected Recent and Upcoming Workshops and Speaking Engagements

How to Connect with People from All Walks of Life (with Karen Strong of Strong Outcomes)

Tik Tok, YouTube, Instagram Oh My! Making the Most of Videos to Tell Your Stories

Great Nature: A Series on North American Conservation and the National Parks of the United States

  • Amis de la Bibliothèque Américaine/Friends of the American Library, Nancy, France, February-March 2021 (virtual)

Ambassador Training: Better Word-of-Mouth Marketing (with Andy Robinson of Train Your Board)

  • The Nonprofit Association of Oregon, March 2021 (virtual)
  • Maine Association of Nonprofits, October 2020 (virtual)

At Ease: Art and Nature for Veterans (with Catherine Game of Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods)

  • Wild Things Conference, February 2021 (virtual)
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, October 2020 (virtual)

Nature Stories and How to Tell Them

  • The Conservation Foundation, December 2020 (virtual)

Lights! Camera! Action!: Let’s Make a Video

  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, October 2020 (virtual)
  • Delaware River Watershed Initiative Winter Gathering, Blue Bell, PA, February 2020
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, Raleigh, NC, October 2019
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, Pittsburgh, PA, October 2018
  • Vital Lands Illinois Summit, Champaign, IL, January 2018
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, Denver, CO, October 2017

This Land Is Our Land: Making a Stronger Case for Conservation

  • River Rally, May 2020 (virtual)
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, Raleigh, NC, October 2019
  • Vital Lands Illinois Summit, Champaign, IL, February 2019
  • Land Trust Alliance Rally, Pittsburgh, PA, October 2018

Joining the Party: How to Authentically Build Audiences through Social Media

  • Land Trust Alliance Virtual Workshop, March 2020

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Conservation

  • Prairie State Conservation Coalition, Starved Rock State Park, IL, February 2020

Sharing Memorable Stories (Plenary Session)

  • Delaware River Watershed Initiative Winter Gathering, Blue Bell, PA, February 2020

Conservation Communications and Younger People

  • I&M Canal National Heritage Corridor Congress, Channahon, IL, November 2019