Staff Profile

Jen Lane

Contracts Coordinator, Social & Digital Media Specialist

Jen joined the Center for Land-Based Learning as the Contracts Coordinator in May 2011. In addition to contracts administration, her duties include maintaining the Land-Based Learning website, coordinating social media marketing, and creating graphics and outreach materials for events.

Jen holds an A.S. Degree in Biological Sciences from Long Beach Community College (1996) and a B.S. Degree in Agricultural and Managerial Economics from University of California, Davis (2000). Jen found her passion for conservation while working for Yolo County Resource Conservation District during her senior year of college. After graduating, she served as the Program Manager for Wild on Watersheds, a program of California Association of Resource Conservation Districts. During this three-year tenure, Jen worked with RCDs throughout California coordinating tours of watersheds to raise awareness of watersheds and water quality. In addition, Jen has over six years' experience working as a bookkeeper.

Jen is a dedicated volunteer for Girl Scouts of U.S.A; she is a guest blogger and National Council Delegate for Girl Scouts Heart of Central California. On her off time she enjoys spending time with her three children, her Boxer Diesel, biking, reading, and attending food and wine events.