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Andrés Esparza, MEM

Extended Studies Instructor, Guest Lecturer on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) for Outdoor Industry MBA


MEM, Western Colorado University, 2016
B.A., University of Texas at El Paso, Sociology, 2006


Andrés Esparza (pronouns: he/his) is Conservation Lands Foundation’s Grassroots Engagement Director. Andrés has worked in the conservation and environmental education field for the better part of a decade on public lands throughout the Western U.S. Through his time in a variety of roles, Andrés has always strived to engage diverse and often underrepresented population with their public lands through education, recreation, advocacy and stewardship in an effort to ensure the survival, inclusivity and relevancy of our public lands in the years to come. Andrés works and lives in the Four Corners Area where he enjoys whatever outdoor recreation opportunities the season permits.