Maya Yakobi

Student Intern, Summer 2015.
Maya is from Long Island, New York and is a recent graduate of Penn State. Maya earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Community, Environment and Development (CED) from the College of Agricultural Sciences. She has a focus in International Development and a minor in Anthropology. Prior to joining the AEC team, Maya worked at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center, New Leaf Initiative, and the Morningstar Permaculture Learning Centre.

Maya’s interests are closely nit within the fields of sustainable community development, environmental education, and natural resource management. Looking to the future, she hopes to secure a job doing meaningful work in these fields.