Get to Know Us
Mary Ann Boyer: Co-Founder & Principal
With over 25 years in the environmental field, Mary Ann works with educational institutions and small businesses to craft sustainable solutions. Mary Ann earned her master's degree from Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. After serving as a Presidential Management Fellow and scientist with EPA, Mary Ann taught high school, middle school, and lower school science for sixteen years. She has achieved the Garden Club of America's "Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award" for outstanding contributions to environmental education.
Anne Sudduth: Co-Founder & Principal
Anne draws on her background in the non-profit and corporate sectors to develop and implement sustainability initiatives for educational institutions, with an emphasis on waste reduction. A graduate of Brown University, Anne was previously National Director of Community Involvement at Deloitte. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia and the Sustainability Committee of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy.
Casey Maslan: Sustainability Intern
Casey is in her senior year at Boston College, where she is majoring in Environmental Studies with a concentration in Climate Change and Social Adaptation. For her senior thesis, she is working as part of a research group, exploring the interactions of accessibility to the Boston Harbor and climate knowledge. She has experience working to educate children on environmentalism, and is particularly interested in working with the private sector to enact mitigation efforts.
Maryana Dumalska: Sustainability Intern
Maryana is a senior at Boston College studying Environmental Geoscience and Economics. She worked as a field assistant in a forest fragments study at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies in 2018, an experience which deepened her interest in ecological processes. Maryana is also interested in human-environment relations, which she studied abroad at King’s College London. She plans to pursue a career intersecting these social and physical dimensions of the environment by working in sustainable urban development.
Shannon Ruane: Sustainability Intern
Shannon is currently receiving her Master’s of Education at the University of Pennsylvania, where she has focused on education and learning that occurs outside of school. Last year she interned at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. During this time she was able to work with local schools to merge outdoor learning with school curriculum. This experience helped her develop an appreciation and passion for outdoor education. She hopes to continue to work in the field of environmental and outdoor education after finishing her graduate degree.