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Ross Alan Zito

Ross Alan Zito, American environmental educator. Certified recreation administrator, New Jersey. Secretary Somerset County Environmental Stewardship Council, since 1990. Member National Association Interpretation (regional director 1987-1989, national treasurer 1989-1991), Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education (vice president 1987-1992, editor since 1992), Environmental Stewardship Council of Somerset County (secretary since 1990).

Background

  • Zito, Ross Alan was born on July 12, 1952 in New York City. Son of William and Estelle Nora Zito.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, State University of New York, 1974. Master of Science in Environmental Studies, Antioch College, 1977.

    Career

    • Curator Westchester Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation, White Plains, New York, 1977-1978, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, Georgia, 1978-1981. Nature operations manager City of Gainesville (Florida), 1981-1986. Manager environmental science department, director environmental education center Somerset County Park Commission, Basking Ridge, New Jersey, since 1986.

      Project manager and designer Bivens Arm Nature Park, Gainesville, 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Certified recreation administrator, New Jersey.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Secretary Somerset County Environmental Stewardship Council, since 1990. Member National Association Interpretation (regional director 1987-1989, national treasurer 1989-1991), Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education (vice president 1987-1992, editor since 1992), Environmental Stewardship Council of Somerset County (secretary since 1990).

    Connections

    • Married Rose Mina Feiler. 1 child, Elon.
    • father: William Zito
    • mother: Estelle Nora Zito
    • spouse: Rose Mina Feiler
    • child: Elon Zito
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    Born July 12, 1952
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      State University of New York
    • 1977
      Antioch College
    • 1977 - 1978
      Curator Westchester Department of Parks
      White Plains, New York, United States
    • 1978 - 1981
      Curator Westchester Department of Parks
      Macon, Georgia, United States
    • 1981 - 1986
      nature operations manager, City of Gainesville (Florida)
    • 1986
      manager, environmental education center Somerset County Park Commission
      Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
    • 1986
      director, environmental education center Somerset County Park Commission
      Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States