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Naturally Latinos Conference 2020

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Schedule

· Expo
Sponsors Expo
Meet our amazing sponsors and partners. Learn about resources, career opportunities, & more. Watch videos or chat live. Will be open throughout the conference.
· Networking
Morning Networking
Meet new people, get comfortable with the platform, and get yourself ready for NLC3!
· Stage
Welcome Session
Please join us for a rousing kickoff to NLC3 with words from the conference planning team!
Serenella Linares Eliza Cava
· Sessions
Workshop: La ciencia participativa--Tools for Community empowerment and resilience
Pre-registration required when purchasing tickets.
Christopher Nytch Pedro Rios
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Green Jobs and the Latinx Community // PANEL (Español): How did una comunidad...
Cristina  Flores Sergio Obadia Xavier Bure Denisse Guitarra - ANS (she/ella) Gregg Trilling Lisa Büttner Cecilia Zavaleta Vanesa Pinto
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Serving the Public and the Planet - The Latinx experience in green career fields // PANEL: Lost in The Parks
Gabrielle Roffe Isabel Layton Brenda  Ramirez Romero Melissa Martinez Fabian Garcia Sheila Garcia Julie Gonzalez (she/her/ella)
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Wednesday lunchtime roundtables
See program for Roundtable topics.
· Networking
Networking
· Networking
Morning Speed Networking
Try out some one-on-one video speed networking to get to know new people at NLC3
· Stage
Keynote: Natali Fani-Gonzalez: Engaging Latinx and Immigrant Populations to Take Back Our Streets for Social and Environmental Justice
Courage is needed to speak up to protect our communities, no matter what.
Natali Fani-Gonzalez
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: The Queer Latinx Experience in the Outdoors // PANEL (Español): What is in the Great American Outdoors…
Joseph Toolan Seb (they/he) Cancino Abraham  Lopez Trejo Brenda Gallegos Molly Multedo Yamina Nater-Otero
· Networking
Networking
· Stage
Environmental Champions Presentation
Learn about and celebrate this year’s incredible Latinx Environmental Champions
Carlos Sanchez Alonso Abugattas
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Thursday lunchtime roundtables
See program for Roundtable topics.
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Cafecito Chat Young Professionals Networking roundtables
Denisse Guitarra - ANS (she/ella)
· Networking
Morning Speed Networking
Try out some one-on-one video speed networking to get to know new people at NLC3
· Stage
Main Stage Panel Session
PANEL: A conversation on becoming Latinx anti-racists in our movement
Jacqueline Patterson Adi Martínez-Román
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Naturally Naturalists // PANEL (Español): Climate change impacts and resilience // PANEL: Tres Comadres
Natali Fani-Gonzalez Juan Declet-Barreto Serenella Linares Jose Pablo Ortiz Partida Pablo Méndez-Lázaro Paula Garcia Jorge Bogantes Montero Andrés Anchondo Robinson Torres-Salinas
· Networking
Networking
· Stage
Keynote: Jose Gonzalez: Latinos in the Outdoors
Jose Gonzalez
· Stage
Closing Session
Serenella Linares Eliza Cava
· Stage
Musical Guest
Let’s close out the concert with a wonderful Latin music concert—streamed live to you!
· Networking
Networking

Speakers

Alonso Abugattas

Capital Naturalist

Pınar Sinopoulos-Lloyd

Queer Nature

Zachary Evans (he/him)

National Wildlife Federation

Natali Fani-Gonzalez

Keynote Speaker: Vice Chair, Montgomery County Planning Board

Juan Declet-Barreto

Union of Concerned Scientists

Jacqueline Patterson

NAACP

Wendy Cruz

Long Branch Community member

Jose Gonzalez

Founder, Latino Outdoors

Julie Gonzalez (she/her/ella)

Fish and Wildlife Service

Sheila Garcia

National Park Service Chesapeake Bay Office

Fabian Garcia

US Forest Service

Vanesa Pinto

Community Health and Empowerment through Education and Research (CHEER)

Cecilia Zavaleta

YMCA Youth & Family Services

Robinson Torres-Salinas

Universidad de Concepción, Chile

Adi Martínez-Román

OxFam America

Andrés Anchondo

DC Audubon / American Bird Conservancy

Jorge Bogantes Montero

Anacostia Watershed Society

Yamina Nater-Otero

Audubon New York

Melissa Martinez

National Parks Conservation Association

Lisa Alexander

Audubon Naturalist Society

Molly Multedo

Latino Verde Initiative

Paula Garcia

Union of Concerned Scientists

ANS Staff

Organizer

Eliza Cava

Conference Co-Chair

Lisa Büttner

Community Leader

Pedro Rios

US Forest Service

Christopher Nytch

Fundación Amigos de El Yunque

Pablo Méndez-Lázaro

University of Puerto Rico

Xavier Bure

Washington Youth Garden

Brenda Perez Amador

DC Department of Energy and Environment

Brenda Gallegos

Hispanic Access Federation

Abraham Lopez Trejo

Patterson Park Audubon Center

Sergio Obadia

Cabana Designs

Brenda Ramirez Romero

US Forest Service

Jose Pablo Ortiz Partida

Union of Concerned Scientists

Seb (they/he) Cancino

Freelance Writer

Carlos Sanchez

SBCLT/Free Your Voice

Isabel Layton

University of Maryland

Serenella Linares

Conference Co-Chair, Audubon Naturalist Society

Cristina Flores

Three Part Harmony Farm & flowersxflores

Gregg Trilling

Conservation Outreach Manager, Audubon Naturalist Society

Gabrielle Roffe

Chesapeake Conservancy

Joseph Toolan

Chesapeake Bay Trust

Denisse Guitarra - ANS (she/ella)

Maryland Conservation Advocate, Audubon Naturalist Society

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US Forest Service

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Audubon Naturalist Society

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Maryland Department of Natural Resources

The Department of Natural Resources leads Maryland in securing a sustainable future for our environment, society, and economy by preserving, protecting, restoring, and enhancing the State’s natural resources.

The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission

The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission is a nationally recognized leader in land use, planning, parks and recreation. The agency improves the well-being of over 2 million residents and countless visitors within Montgomery and Prince George's counties.

Blue Water Baltimore

Clean Water, Strong Communities

Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Save the Bay

Chesapeake Legal Alliance

Lawyers for the Bay

Choose Clean Water Coalition

Young Professionals of Color Mentorship Program

Maryland LCV

Maryland League of Conservation Voters: Maryland's political voice for the environment

National Parks Conservation Association

Preserving Our Past. Protecting Our Future.

The Piedmont Environmental Council

Promoting and protecting the natural resources, rural economy, history and beauty of the Virginia Piedmont since 1972. Locally focused and community supported.

Potomac Conservancy

Empowering a Local Movement for Clean Water

Southern Environmental Law Center

Leading the fight for clean air and clean water and a healthy environment for all.