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Conservation Careers and Networking [Emerging Outdoor Professionals Webinar]
AORE Program Webinar
Ever wonder about the career options that exist in the field of conservation? Learn more about various jobs, what they entail and what skills are needed to perform them successfully. This webinar will also include information on and tips for networking that will assist you in developing your own professional network and enhance your job search.
Presenter: Lisa Yee-Litzenberg
Lisa is a certified career coach with over 25 years as a green career expert. She is President of Green Career Advisor, which she launched in 2016, and is passionate about helping people find and secure their dream green jobs. In past roles, Lisa led the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability’s graduate career services for 10 years where she assisted thousands of students in finding and securing dream internships and jobs. She has a strong network of green employers and professionals that she can connect clients with across all sectors. Additionally, Lisa spent 12 years working directly on conservation issues with the National Wildlife Federation. Her work focused on water quality, wolf conservation, and federal endangered species legislative efforts. She also helped develop students and women as environmental leaders to diversify traditional state conservation organizations. Lisa has a Natural Resources Management degree from the University of Michigan’s School for Environment and Sustainability. Outside of work, Lisa is an avid soccer player and nature nerd who loves camping, hiking, and traveling.