Award Winners

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COEEA Award Winners

2021
Learn more about the 2021 winners here

Environmental Educator of the Year                       Wendy Miller

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  The Connecticut Land Conservation Council 

Excellence in Environmental Stewardship          Herb Virgo    

2020
Learn more about the 2020 winners here

Environmental Educator of the Year                       Emily Picard

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  The Rockfall Foundation

Excellence in Environmental Stewardship          Doris Johnson

2019

Environmental Educator of the Year                       Melissa Gibbons

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  Winding Trails

Excellence in Environmental Stewardship          Jennifer Bradshaw

2018

Environmental Educator of the Year                       Rebecca Holcomb

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  Larry Marsicano

Excellence in Environmental Stewardship          Natural Resources Conservation Academy

2017

(no awards given this year in lieu of Fall 2016 NEEEA Awards)

2016

NEEEA awards:

Nonformal Educator of the Year                               Laurel Kohl

Formal Educator of the Year                                       Cicy Po

Maria Pirie Environmental

Education Program of the Year                                 Natural Resources Conservation Academy

2015

Excellence in Environmental Education               Edwin Matthews

 

Excellence in Environmental Education               Francesca Cristofaro Williams

 

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  New Canaan Nature Center Preschool

2014

Excellence in Environmental Stewardship          Kennan Poulakos

Outstanding Organization of the Year                  Student Garden Resource Center