Who’s Involved: The Coalition

As our name implies, the SGGC is a collaboration of individuals and organizations working together to provide students with more access to nature. When these people come together, anything is possible!

Laura Newman, School Ground Greening Coalition Coordinator

Sheila Sullivan, School Ground Greening Coalition Consultant

Kara Wooldrik, Executive Director, Portland Trails

Jamie Parker, Trails Manager, Portland Trails

Craig Lepine, Director, Cultivating Community

Liz Meahl, Partnership Coordinator, Portland Schools

Amy Segal, Landscape Architect, Terrence J. DeWan & Associates

Sashie Misner, Landscape Architect, Mitchell & Associates

Erica Beck Spencer, Outdoor Learning Specialist

Molly Thompson, Former Director of Parent & Professional Enrichment Programs, Breakwater School

Site Based Liaisons from schools in Portland, South Portland, Falmouth, Westbrook, Cape Elizabeth & Gorham