FORA.tv Speaker - Ernest C. Shea

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Biography

Natural Resource Solutions is led by Ernest C. Shea. With over 25 years of experience at the national, state and local levels, Shea has worked in partnership with government agencies, conservation organizations, stakeholders and business interests helping landowners and managers conserve, protect and ensure the orderly development of the nation's natural resources. Shea worked for the State of Maryland for 10 years where he held a number of senior leadership positions including Assistant Secretary of Agriculture for Agricultural Development and Resource Conservation. Among other responsibilities, Shea served as the senior Department official responsible for soil and water conservation, land preservation, domestic and international marketing and other service oriented programs designed to strengthen the state's agricultural industry. Before starting his own consulting firm, Shea served as Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD). As CEO of NACD, Shea represented and facilitated the effective functioning of the association consisting of nearly 3,000 local units of government, 17,000 public officials and 7,000 employees with combined annual budgets exceeding 1 billion.

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Unusual Alliances to Halt Climate Change

04.12.07 | 01:12:39 min | 0 comments