Lauren Belsky joined our team in May 2018. In her role as a Seasonal Programming Associate, Lauren helps lead volunteer groups in the fields. She graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2018 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Lauren also focused on Environmental Studies and is passionate about wildlife, conservation issues, and sustainability. Lauren gained experience in the non-profit sector as an Intern at The New Weis Center for Education, Arts & Recreation in Ringwood, NJ. During her time there, she became very interested in local issues that affect communities, including issues related to food insecurity. In her free time, Lauren enjoys hiking, gardening, cooking, bird watching, and spending time outside with her pets.