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Naturally Latinos Conference 2020

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· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-02T09:30:00Z 2020-12-02T10:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· 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.
2020-12-02T09:30:00Z 2020-12-04T12:30:00Z America/New_York Sponsors+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome Session
Please join us for a rousing kickoff to NLC3 with words from the conference planning team!
ANS Staff Lisa Alexander (she/her/hers) REBECCA LEMOS Serenella Linares (she, her, ella) Eliza Cava (she/her/hers)
2020-12-02T10:00:00Z 2020-12-02T10:20:00Z America/New_York Welcome+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Green Jobs and the Latinx Community // PANEL (Español): How did una comunidad...
Luis Alfonzo Alexander  Palacios Cristina  Flores Sergio Obadia Xavier Bure (ANS Staff) Denissse Guitarra (she/ella) Gregg Trilling Lisa Büttner (she/her) Cecilia Zavaleta Vanesa Pinto
2020-12-02T10:20:00Z 2020-12-02T11:00:00Z America/New_York Concurrent+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-02T11:00:00Z 2020-12-02T11:10:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Serving the Public and the Planet - The Latinx experience in green career fields // PANEL: Lost in The Parks
Julian Segovia Michael Rizo Albert Arevalo Gabrielle Roffe (she/her) Isabel Layton Brenda  Ramirez Romero Melissa Martinez Fabian Garcia Sheila Garcia Julie Gonzalez (she/her/ella)
2020-12-02T11:10:00Z 2020-12-02T11:50:00Z America/New_York Concurrent+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-02T11:50:00Z 2020-12-02T12:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Wednesday lunchtime roundtables
See program for Roundtable topics.
2020-12-02T12:00:00Z 2020-12-02T12:30:00Z America/New_York Wednesday+lunchtime+roundtables https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-02T12:00:00Z 2020-12-02T12:30:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-03T09:30:00Z 2020-12-03T10:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· 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
2020-12-03T10:00:00Z 2020-12-03T10:30:00Z America/New_York Keynote%3A+Natali+Fani-Gonzalez%3A+Engaging+Latinx+and+Immigrant+Populations+to+Take+Back+Our+Streets+for+Social+and+Environmental+Justice https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: The Queer Latinx Experience in the Outdoors // PANEL (Español): What is in the Great American Outdoors…
Jo Doumbia (She/Her) Felipe Benitez Zachary Evans (he/him) Bianca Ballara Amanda Machado (she/her) Joseph Toolan (he/him) Seb (they/he) Cancino Abraham  Lopez Trejo Brenda Gallegos Molly Multedo Yamina (She/They) Nater-Otero
2020-12-03T10:30:00Z 2020-12-03T11:10:00Z America/New_York Concurrent+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-03T11:10:00Z 2020-12-03T11:20:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Environmental Champions Presentation
Learn about and celebrate this year’s incredible Latinx Environmental Champions
CARLOS LAM Pınar Sinopoulos-Lloyd Jose Angel  Rivas Abel Olivo Brenda Perez Amador Carlos Sanchez Dayana Molina Patino
2020-12-03T11:20:00Z 2020-12-03T11:50:00Z America/New_York Environmental+Champions+Presentation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-03T11:50:00Z 2020-12-03T12:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Thursday lunchtime roundtables
See program for Roundtable topics.
2020-12-03T12:00:00Z 2020-12-03T12:30:00Z America/New_York Thursday+lunchtime+roundtables https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Cafecito Chat Young Professionals Networking roundtables
(ANS Staff) Denissse Guitarra (she/ella)
2020-12-03T12:00:00Z 2020-12-03T13:00:00Z America/New_York Cafecito+Chat+Young+Professionals+Networking+roundtables https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-03T12:00:00Z 2020-12-03T12:30:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-04T09:30:00Z 2020-12-04T10:00:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
A conversation on becoming Latinx anti-racists in our movement
PANEL: A conversation on becoming Latinx anti-racists in our movement
Pedro Cruz Juan Declet-Barreto Jacqueline Patterson Adi Martínez-Román
2020-12-04T10:00:00Z 2020-12-04T10:30:00Z America/New_York A+conversation+on+becoming+Latinx+anti-racists+in+our+movement https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Concurrent Sessions
PANEL: Naturally Naturalists // PANEL (Español): Climate change impacts and resilience // PANEL: Tres Comadres
Lizbeth Rivera-Estrada Dayana Molina Patino Daniela Peterson Juan Declet-Barreto Serenella Linares (she, her, ella) Jose Pablo Ortiz Partida Pablo Méndez-Lázaro Paula Garcia Jorge Bogantes Montero Andrés Anchondo (he/his/él) Robinson Torres-Salinas
2020-12-04T10:30:00Z 2020-12-04T11:10:00Z America/New_York Concurrent+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-04T11:10:00Z 2020-12-04T11:20:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote: Jose Gonzalez: Latinos in the Outdoors
Jose Gonzalez
2020-12-04T11:20:00Z 2020-12-04T11:50:00Z America/New_York Keynote%3A+Jose+Gonzalez%3A+Latinos+in+the+Outdoors https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Closing Session
Serenella Linares (she, her, ella) Eliza Cava (she/her/hers)
2020-12-04T11:50:00Z 2020-12-04T12:00:00Z America/New_York Closing+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Marimba Princesa Xinabajul
Let’s close out the concert with a wonderful Guatemalan Marimba music concert—streamed exclusively to you!
2020-12-04T12:00:00Z 2020-12-04T12:30:00Z America/New_York Marimba+Princesa+Xinabajul https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking & Expo
Meet someone new with one-on-one speed networking and visit our Sponsors Expo Booths!
2020-12-04T12:00:00Z 2020-12-04T12:30:00Z America/New_York Networking+%26+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fnaturally-latinos-conference-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Lizbeth Rivera-Estrada

Trust for Public Land

Dayana Molina Patino

Trust for Public Land

Felipe Benitez

Corazon Latino

Jo Doumbia (She/Her)

Expert

ANS Staff Lisa Alexander (she/her/hers)

ANS Executive Director

REBECCA LEMOS

ANS Board Member

Amanda Machado (she/her)

Writer and Facilitator for justice and anti-opression work

CARLOS LAM

Asociación Guatemaltecos Sin Fronteras and Defensores de la Cuenca

Alan Bowser

Conservation Montgomery, Inc.

Drew Robinson

Choose Clean Water Coalition

Emily Harris

Choose Clean Water Coalition

Hannah Brubach CLA (she/ella)

Chesapeake Legal Alliance

Jake Solyst

Chesapeake Bay Program

Daniela Peterson

Community Strategies, Senior Advisor, Trust for Public Land

Alexander Palacios

Urban Forestry Crew Member, Casey Trees

Albert Arevalo

Volunteer & Community Engagement Coordinator Maryland-NCPPC

Michael Rizo

Program Specialist U.S. Forest Service International Programs Office of the Chief

Bianca Ballara

Environmental Justice Community Organizer with Beyond Toxics

Abel Olivo

Defensores de la Cuenca

Jose Angel Rivas

Alianza Sierra Madre A.C.

Julian Segovia

Bilingual Interpretive Outreach Assistant / Student, Chesapeake Conservancy

Lucila Fernandez (she/ella)

Educational Specialist - US Forest Service

Albertyadir De Jesus

Dept. of Environmental Sciences

Luis Alfonzo

Horticulturist/Manager, University of Maryland, Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Pedro Cruz

Senior Representative, Labor and Economic Justice Program., Sierra Club

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 (he/his/él)

DC Audubon / American Bird Conservancy

Jorge Bogantes Montero

Anacostia Watershed Society

Yamina (She/They) Nater-Otero

Audubon New York

Melissa Martinez

National Parks Conservation Association

Molly Multedo

Latino Verde Initiative

Paula Garcia

Union of Concerned Scientists

ANS Staff

Organizer

Eliza Cava (she/her/hers)

Conference Co-Chair

Lisa Büttner (she/her)

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 (she, her, ella)

Conference Co-Chair, Audubon Naturalist Society

Cristina Flores

Three Part Harmony Farm & flowersxflores

Gregg Trilling

Conservation Outreach Manager, Audubon Naturalist Society

Gabrielle Roffe (she/her)

Chesapeake Conservancy

Joseph Toolan (he/him)

Chesapeake Bay Trust

(ANS Staff) Denissse Guitarra (she/ella)

Maryland Conservation Advocate, Audubon Naturalist Society

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US Forest Service

Caring for the land and serving people

The Trust for Public Land

The Trust for Public Land is a nonprofit that creates parks and protects land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come.

Audubon Naturalist Society

Enjoy Learn Protect

Chesapeake Bay Program

Science. Restoration. Partnership.

Chesapeake Bay Trust

You want to restore our watersheds. We provide the resources.

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.

NPS Chesapeake Gateways

Find Your Chesapeake

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

Conservation Montgomery, Inc.

Conservation Montgomery, Inc.

Maryland LCV

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

National Parks Conservation Association

Preserving Our Past. Protecting Our Future.

One Montgomery Green/Safe Healthy Playing

Together supporting responsible environmental outreach, education and community science.

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

Sierra Club Maryland Chapter

Explore, Enjoy & Protect Our Coastal State

Southern Environmental Law Center

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