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Ellen Messerly

Education & Engagement Coordinator

Ellen Messerly is the Education and Outreach Coordinator at the Cumberland River Compact. In her role, Ellen builds community through teacher trainings, curriculum building, and outreach events.

Ellen has a B.S. in Wildlife Science and a B.S. in Animal and Poultry Science from Virginia Tech and a M.S. Environmental Education and M.A. in Teaching from Southern Oregon University. She earned a middle/high school science credential, and has experience working with pre-k through adult learners.

She serves on the board of the Tennessee Environmental Education Association, and enjoys hiking, gardening, and baking sourdough in her spare time.