As Community Education Coordinator, Joe Stavish develops and implements all educational programming and outreach initiatives to educate and engage City residents around tree care, planting, and advocacy. He will continue to build community relationships that promote and support Tree Tenders across City neighborhoods. Joe maintains the teacher resources page and provides monthly educational articles.
A resident of Butler County, Joe received a BS in Natural Resource Management from Slippery Rock University with an emphasis in Environmental Education. Previously, Joe worked as Education Director at Powdermill Nature Reserve, the 2,200 acre field research station of Carnegie Museum of Natural History. He has enjoyed employment with the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania and the Allegheny County Parks Department.