Felice Yarbough

She/Her | Graduate Teaching Assistant

Employer: Oregon State University/USFWS

Moved Here from: Houston, TX on September 2023

Why did you move here?

Started graduate school, MS in Wildlife Science at Oregon State University. Research using social science approaches to explore BIPOC experiences and narrative in traditional conservation institutions. Working as Graduate Teaching Assistant/Co-Advisor for Oregon State University SACNAS and MANRRS chapters.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

Meeting other Black and Brown professionals in the PNW. Learn of ways to volunteer with Black and Brown youth.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

Addressing environmental justice issues, facilitating safe and enjoyable experiences in the outdoors.