NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY, MA in Sustainable Communities, 2014
As a litigation paralegal, Misty works closely with attorneys to ensure effective case prosecution. She has prior experience working on environmental conservation projects and sustainability initiatives in New Hampshire and Arizona. In New Hampshire, Misty was part of a team dedicated to protecting and restoring wetlands through conservation easements. In Arizona, she utilized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to analyze data and create maps indicating current and possible conservation practices, and also assisted with the planning and monitoring of conservation practices. Through her graduate work, she was involved with a campus wide initiative to promote engaged pedagogy in First Year Seminar classes and connect students with opportunities to participate in social change through grassroots democracy on campus and beyond.