Staff & Interns

Erin De Vries

UVM Watershed Alliance Outreach & Education Coordinator

Education:
  • M.S. Ecological Planning, University of Vermont, 2008
  • B.A. Environmental Science, concentration in Conservation Biology and Botany, Franklin Pierce College, 1999
Erin has worked as the UVM WA Education & Outreach Coordinator/Aquatic Science Literacy Specialist since May 2010. She has expertise in natural resource planning and management through community based involvement in watershed stewardship and environmental education. She has focused on environmental conservation through jobs in the private, public and non-profit sector throughout North America and the Caribbean. She enjoys her outreach work as a board member of the Statewide Environmental Education Programs (SWEEP) and networking with Vermonters to increase environmental literacy of our precious water resources. Erin is interested in global water conservation, exploring bogs with her son and husband as well as hiking, photography, and yoga.

Celeste Heinz

Interim Program Assistant

Education:
  • B.S. Environmental Studies, University of Vermont
Celeste is a senior Environmental Studies major in the Rubenstein School of the Environment and Natural Resources. She is from Traverse City, Michigan, and growing up on the shores of Lake Michigan inspired her to come to UVM to study the environment. She is very interested Watershed Education. As a past Watershed Educator, she is excited for what the spring will bring!

Celeste Heinz

Interim Program Assistant

Education:
  • B.S. Environmental Studies, University of Vermont
Celeste is a senior Environmental Studies major in the Rubenstein School of the Environment and Natural Resources. She is from Traverse City, Michigan, and growing up on the shores of Lake Michigan inspired her to come to UVM to study the environment. She is very interested Watershed Education. As a past Watershed Educator, she is excited for what the spring will bring!

Pete Land

Education: