Senator Carson, Representative Tucker, and members of the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources. My name is Kristin Jackson, I am an Outreach Coordinator for the Natural Resources Council of Maine, and I appreciate this opportunity to testify in support of LD 959, which would provide important funding to help protect Maine’s lakes. Read More
Kristin Jackson, Federal Outreach Coordinator
Kristin puts her years of organizing experience to good use as NRCM’s outreach coordinator for the Federal Project. Her previous work also includes serving in Massachusetts and Maryland as an organizing director for a national nonprofit, and running special environmental and public interest campaigns—valuable experience as she helps build support for NRCM’s work addressing threats to Maine’s environment that happen at the federal level. Kristin is a Maine native, having grown up in Falmouth and spending her early years on Peaks Island. She graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in Environmental Studies and a focus on energy policy and politics. Kristin now lives in Portland. She enjoys swimming and paddling in Casco Bay, hiking Maine’s mountains, and biking along the Eastern Trail.