2016,Feb 6….. McHenry County, Ill, I amkeynotespeaker for Conservation Congress 2016. Speaking on Nature Play:A Prescriptionfor human health and well-being in public lands as a cornerstone of liveable communities. ..Feb 23….Giving the Celebrity Lecture for the Ft Worth Museum of Science And History, Title of Session; National Park Service: Celebrating 100 Years of Adventure..
Feb 25 & 26……Panelist for the NPS Centennial Photography Exhibition Debut at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum. This is done in conjunction with Texas A&M and others. Former Director Bob Stanton and Fran Mainella will serve on panels addressing 400 High School students, and also an additional 100 adults.
March 2…..I will be leading a tour to Big Cypress and Everglades, with a group, introducing them to the wealth of our National Parks. This is in relationship with Trendy Tours.
March 12…..Keynote Speaker for Vintage Days at Everglades National Park, Miami,Fl
March 23….Speaker at a reception in Naples, Fl Celebrating NPS Centennial on behalf of South Florida National Park Trust
March 21…I will be a panelist at Rollins College with the focus on the NPS Centennial mar 21 is at 7pm at the Galloway room on campus and open to the public. It is presented by the dept of environmental Studies and the League of Women voters of orange county,
April 3-6th….Co-chair for the US Play Coalitions, “The Play Conference, 2016” at Clemson University . for details go to the usplaycoalition.org for more details.
April 16….Keynote speaker at reception benefitting South Florida National Park Trust. Key Biscayne, Fl