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environmental educator

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; curator, 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.

Achievements

  • Certified recreation administrator, New Jersey.

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