Georgia is recently retired from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Conservation Training Center (NCTC), where she was employed for almost 20 years. Some of her areas of concentration included connecting People with Nature, reaching diverse audiences, youth conservation leadership engagement, and training USFWS employees in environmental education and education evaluation. Georgia received her B.A. degree from the University of Utah in 1981 and her M.S. in Science Education – Curriculum & Instruction from Florida State University in 1997. She has been in the environmental education/conservation field for almost 35 years, working for non-profit conservation groups, state and county school systems, universities and state parks, federal agencies and as an independent contractor.