- Present -- CONSULTANT, Five E's Unlimited,
2105 Main Street, Napa, CA (http://www.eeeee.net).
organizations & governments in designing integrative
strategies that address environmental responsibility
issues as they relate to the social and economic capacity
concerns of people. Provide assistance on coastal bay
habitat & ecology issues, adaptive watershed & coastal
zone management and policy, environmental conflict resolution,
sustainable urban design, eco-tourism development, sustainable
land-use & countryside management, sustainable
residential design, interdisciplinary sustainability
community awareness/organization development.
2008 -- ADJUNCT
PROFESSOR, Antioch University, Center for Community
Change MA Prog., Seattle, WA
Taught a graduate
course on “Integrative
2007-09 -- ADJUNCT
PROFESSOR, Bainbridge Graduate Inst., 284 Madrona Way
NE, Bainbridge Island, WA.
Taught a graduate course on “The Introduction to
Sustainability in Business” and designed and taught
a graduate course on “Sustainable Community Economic
Development: Design, Tools, & Practice.”
-- EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – Shaw Main Streets,
Developed and directed the initial program
structure for the Main Streets organization focusing upon
urban sustainable economic development. Facilitated volunteer
work of four committees, worked in partnership with government
on business recruitment, administered the program, and
facilitated work of the Board.
-- EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, The Eastern Shore Institute & Adj.
Assoc. Professor, Biological Sciences Old Dominion
University, Norfolk, VA.
executive leadership for a non-profit, community-based
organization addressing sustainable coastal development.
Administration & development, seeking of funding,
public outreach, facilitation of interdisciplinary
research for community-defined policy needs, networking
with university researchers, and promotion of sustainable
development issues nationally. Design & teaching
of upper-level interdisciplinary course entitled "Science,
Environmentally Sustainable Development, & Global
-- OWNER & PRINCIPAL SCIENTIST, EnviroPlanning,
3530 Carondelet St., New Orleans, LA.
activities in environmental education, comprehensive,
watershed planning, environmental damage litigation,
sustainable development, conflict resolution and
sustainable community revitalization.
-- DIRECTOR, Center for Environmental Programs & Adj.
Assoc. Professor, Biology, Xavier University, New Orleans,
university-wide environmental education program
that stressed "ecology across the curriculum".
Guided faculty development, planned an interdisciplinary
environmental studies minor, and inspired faculty
environmental research. Participated in environmental
justice research program.
-- Co-OWNER & OPERATOR, Chestnut Manor House,
291 Porter Avenue, Buffalo, NY.
business plan, remodeled an old Victorian mansion, & managed
seven-room Victorian Bed & Breakfast. Hosted
in excess of 1,000 guests and served as an ambassador
for City of Buffalo.
-- ASSSOCIATE DIRECTOR, Great Lakes Program,
State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo, NY.
of Great Lakes research and policy program. Designed
ecosystem-scale research projects. Facilitated bi-national
interdisciplinary fact-finding activities on management & policy.
Personal research in population ecology, food web
dynamics, and integrative ecosystem studies.
-- ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, Research Center & Adj.
Asst. Professor, Biology, State University of New York
(SUNY) College, Oswego, NY.
of limnological research facility. Conducted limnological
research and information synthesis studies addressing
Great Lakes management. Grant project administration
and fund-raising. Taught undergraduate courses in
ecology and limnology and served as leader of an
inter-departmental committee on the implementation
of interdisciplinary environmental courses at the
-- RESEARCH SCIENTIST & PROGRAM MANAGER,
University of Texas Marine Science Institute, Port
of research in estuarine benthic ecology. Science
manager for a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional
marine ecosystem, outer-continental shelf research
program. Taught field courses in coastal marine science
and benthic ecology.