Emily Nobel Maxwell

Emily Nobel Maxwell is the Director of The Nature Conservancy’s NYC Program. Prior to joining the Conservancy, Emily was Associate Director of the National Wildlife Federation’s Northeast Region, where she led NWF’s school sustainability programs in New York and New Jersey. Previously, Emily was a program director at Partnerships for Parks; coordinator of a community greening in Philadelphia; adjunct faculty in Lesley University’s Urban Environmental Leadership Program; and founder of the More Gardens! Coalition. She holds a BA in Urban Studies from the New School and a MS in Natural Resource Policy with specialization in Environmental Justice from the University of Michigan.