October 5, 2022


Taste the Home & Environment

Ithaca Kid’s Backyard garden names Candice Meade new govt director

ITHACA, N.Y.—Ithaca Children’s Backyard has declared Candice Meade as its new chief, stating she will commence the work next week. She replaces longtime Ithaca Children’s Back garden Govt Director Erin Marteal.

Meade graduated from Cornell College in 2013, in accordance to a push release, and subsequently acquired her Master’s Degree in Environmental Sciences and Policy from Johns Hopkins College in 2018. She beforehand worked at the Institute for Conservation Leadership and the Annapolis Maritime Museum.

Candice Meade (Picture furnished)

“The mission and vision to present inclusive, youngster-led mother nature perform and lifelong connections to the outdoors has drawn me to the Backyard garden and aligns with my passion to hook up people today to character. Provided the enthusiasm of the staff members, Board vision and support, welcoming lifestyle, and plans for the long run, I know that becoming a element of ICG will deliver benefit, depth, and reason,” Meade stated. “I am grateful to be a part of a workforce with this sort of fascinating and dynamic tips and programs for the Yard.”