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Environmental Leadership Center Staff


Stan Cross, Interim Director

Stan graduated with a BA in Psychology from Skidmore College in 1993, and will graduate in May 2014 from UNC Asheville's Master of Liberal Arts program with a masters degree focused on creative writing, climate change and sustainability. Stan has taught environmental education in Australia, Taiwan, and Thailand, and for the Connecticut Audubon Society, Schooner Inc. and the Singing River Field Center in Questa, New Mexico. He’s worked for Warren Wilson College’s Environmental Leadership Center since 2000 as Education Director and, currently, as Interim Director. Stan serves or has served on the College's Sustainability, Climate Action, Land Use and Marketing Committees. In addition he served as the Evergreen Community Charter School Board President from 2005-2010. Stan was named the 2007 North Carolina Environmental Educator of the Year by the NC Office of Environmental Education, was the 2010 recipient of the North Carolina Coastal Federation’s Pelican Award for Outstanding Partnership, and received WWC’s distinguished 2013 Staff Teaching Excellence Award.