San Mateo County Office of Education

Naomi Stern

Naomi Stern is the Green Facilities and Operations Analyst at the San Mateo County Office of Education. In this role Naomi provides technical assistance to school districts seeking support for implementing sustainability facilities projects with the Environmental Literacy and Sustainability Initiative. Naomi has a background in implementing sustainability efforts across a wide variety of school campuses. She received her B.A. at the University of California, Santa Cruz in Environmental Studies where she focused on environmental interpretation and agroecology. Naomi has more than 6 years experience as a programs manager for a non-profit educational farm program in which she partnered with schools to bring garden programs, health and nutrition, and outdoor learning to students across San Mateo County. Most recently Naomi has worked with public schools to accomplish projects that span campus, curriculum, community engagement, and institutional culture such as COVID-19 recovery outdoor learning environments, sustainability assessments, and awards programs such as Green Ribbon Schools. Naomi is a Master of Business Administration in Sustainable Solutions Candidate at Presidio Graduate School.

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