Environmental Shabbat in celebration of Earth Day.
Liz Ettelson, Natural Areas Restoration Technician and Volunteer Coordinator at Heller Nature Center
Joshua Basofin, Environmental Attorney
Liz Ettleson, will join a high school scout to explain and excite about flood relief through a rain garden.
Joshua Basofin Bio:
Joshua Basofin has worked in the environmental field for over fifteen years as an attorney, sustainability advisor and writer. He was the California Representative for Defenders of Wildlife. In that capacity, he partnered with businesses and government agencies to reduce impacts on wildlife and natural resources. He was also the Freshwater Program Manager for Environment Now. And he was a Principal Sustainability Advisor with Forum for the Future where he worked globally with businesses, NGOs, and governments to help solve sustainability challenges. Joshua holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Environmental Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He received his law degree, with honors, from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While in law school, he earned a certificate from the Program in Environmental and Energy Law and served as President of the Environmental Law Society.