About the Instructor
Emily Jacobs is the Certification and Training Program Manager overseeing NAI's certification program including managing over six hundred CITs, developing new programs and teaching workshops on interpretive training, planning & coaching. Prior to working for NAI, Emily was a seasonal park ranger with the National Park Service (NPS), an instructor at an outdoor science school, and naturalist at a nature center. More recently, she managed an interpretive program in one of the busiest national parks in country, Yosemite, reaching tens of thousands of visitors a year. She holds a Masters of Science in Natural Resources from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with an emphasis in Interpretation and Environmental Education. When Emily is not on the road, she and her husband love to play outside & ride their road bikes just about anywhere.