Ginger Potter, USEPA

Ginger Potter

Senior Education Specialist, US Environmental Protection Agency

Ginger Potter is the Senior Education Specialist in the Office of Public Engagement and Environmental Education (OPEEE) for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Ms. Potter is responsible for environmental education program design, implementation and management, as well as research, evaluation, and program assessment and strategic planning in the Office of Environmental Education. She serves as the Technical Advisory for the National Teacher Training and Professional Development Program (currently EECapacity) and is the Co-Chair of the Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP).

Before coming to EPA, Ms. Potter was a research chemist for the U.S. Geological Survey. Ms. Potter has degrees in Chemistry, Business Administration and Organization Development/Behavioral Psychology. She has published several articles on environmental education and speaks frequently at national and international conferences on education and sustainable development education issues.