Thur Oct. 24, 7 p.m.- Climate Reality Presentation at the Howard County Conservancy,10520 Old Frederick Road/PO Box 175, Woodstock, Maryland 21163 . The
members of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps have been trained by
Al Gore to deliver Climate Reality presentations in a wide range of
community forums. Presenters are Sara Via and Linda Reed. Sara Via is
Professor of Biology and Entomology at the Univ. of Md in College Park.
Sara became interested in climate change 15 years ago while studying
human impacts on ecosystems for a lecture to her class. Since then, she
has become increasingly fascinated by the intricacy of ecological
interactions between living things and their environments, and by the
ways in which these fragile webs are affected by human activities. Sara
is known as an energetic and enthusiastic speaker, and her goal as a
Climate Leader is to increase public understanding of climate change and
motivate widespread public action to curb its rapid progression. Linda
Reed is a professional corporate trainer and organizational development
consultant with over 25 years of experience. She is also a certified
Al Gore trained Climate Leader with deep commitment to the environment.
She has sparked many audiences to action and looks forward to bringing
her expertise to the Climate Reality momentum.