Bozeman, Montana to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

February 26, 2018 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Its an honor to participate in the YSEALI exchange program.  Trang Nguyen of the Danang Institute of Socio-Economic Development visited me in Bozeman, Montana for about a month in October and November 2017.  As I touched down at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, I … Continue reading Bozeman, Montana to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Like a sapling, I embrace humble beginnings before my trip

Due to the incredible opportunity posed by the U.S. State Department, in a handful of days I get to embark on a trip-of-a-lifetime and take what I know about forest protection and conservation in the U.S. Southeast to the communities and forests of Laos. I work for Dogwood Alliance, an organization that works on protecting … Continue reading Like a sapling, I embrace humble beginnings before my trip