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Megan Lauland

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Megan Lauland is from Metairie, Louisiana and is currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Design and Environmental Studies from Tulane University. She strongly believes that intentional design approaches play a significant role in the way consumers interact with the visual … Continue reading

Emily Snyder

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Emily has been a member of the New Orleans environmental education community since 2009. She’s worked with students, mostly young people, in forests, fields, ropes courses, canoes, gardens, marshes, swamps, and in their classrooms and community centers. She manages the Front Yard … Continue reading

Matthew Ricchiuti

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Matt Ricchiuti is a New Orleans native and recent graduate of Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business, where he received an undergraduate degree in Management with a focus in Entrepreneurship. Generally fascinated by the New Orleans nonprofit ecosystem, Matt is … Continue reading

Maryann Miller

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Maryann designs programs and directs operations that support all of the StayLocal efforts which support a thriving local economy. Maryann has worked to promote the role of historic preservation in economic development at Preservation Resource Center. And, most recently, she helped … Continue reading

Dana Eness

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Dana Eness has been Executive Director of the Urban Conservancy since 2007. She first became involved with the organization in 2003 as a founding board member of StayLocal, the UC’s initiative to create a strong network of local independent businesses. … Continue reading