Alumni

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATE

 
Examples from the schedule of Jane Preyer, Southeast Regional Director, Environmental Defense Fund
 
8:00
Strategy session re climate and air quality issues
Staff meeting to strategize how to get particular issues in the public eye; how to get the Governor’s office to weigh in on these issues; which organizations we might partner with to move the issue forward
9:30
Work on fundraising proposal
Write proposal and identify prospects for outreach
10:30
Meeting with Board Executive Committee
Strategize about resources and what outreach is needed to obtain them
12:30
Review status on recruiting efforts for staff position
1:30
Meet with staff member on project
Strategize, problem-solving session