Lindsay McNamara, 20-Something Environmentalist – Biographies – MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Lindsay McNamara, 20-Something Environmentalist

Name: Lindsay McNamara 

Occupation: 20-something Environmentalist and environmental nonprofit employee

Place of Residence: Sea Bright, New Jersey

Background and Personal History: Lindsay McNamara has been interested in the environment all her life. She began checking out books on animals at her school library as early as 2nd grade, catching bugs in 5th grade and bird watching in 8th grade. By high school, McNamara was testing the water quality of a local river in her AP Environmental Science class. It was only fitting for her to study the environment in college.

McNamara graduated from the University of Delaware in May 2012. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies with a concentration in Environment, Society and Sustainability. In June 2012, she started a fellowship with an environmental nonprofit in New Jersey. She is now a full-time communications professional.

Other Fun Facts:  McNamara enjoys hiking, running, blogging and reading. McNamara is a Jersey Girl, born and raised, and is now a proud “local” living at the beach in New Jersey.

More Places to Find Lindsay on the Web:

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