Cohort 1 Fellows

Meet Sophia Twichell
  • President & CEO, National Recreation Foundation
  • Executive Director, Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods
  • First Vice Chair, National Affairs & Legislation, The Garden Club of America
  • Member, Lake Bluff Sustainability Committee
  • Member, Board of Governors, Lake Forest Open Lands
  • Manager, International Programs, Environmental & Conservation Programs, The Field Museum
  • Assistant Director, Alliance for the Great Lakes
  • Founding Member, Board of Directors, Earth Share of Illinois
  • JD Degree – Chicago-Kent College of Law; Certificate in Environmental & Energy Law
  • BA Degree – Cultural Anthropology & Latin American Studies, University of Pennsylvania