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Jamie McConnell | Deputy Director at Women’s Voices for the Earth
Jamie has worked in the environmental health field for nearly decade and oversees the organization’s programmatic work. In addition, she devises policy strategies on the state and federal level that will increase disclosure of ingredients and reduce the use of harmful chemicals in consumer and salon products. She is a co-convener of the National Healthy Nail and Beauty Salon Alliance and a former steering committee member of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and Montana Women Vote. Prior to working in the field of environmental health Jamie worked in Yellowstone as a park ranger keeping tourists away from grizzly bears.
Jamie has a master’s degree in environmental studies from the University of Montana and a B.A. from UCLA. While attending the University of Montana, Jamie was named a Doris Duke Conservation Fellow by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation (2005-2006).