Bridget C. Kane

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Bridget C. Kane is an associate with Penn Strategies. Her primary duties are writing, researching and community outreach.

Kane graduated from the University of Maryland in 2009 with a Master’s degree in Sustainable Development and Conservation Biology. She also earned both a B.S. degree in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation and B.A. degree in Anthropology from the University of Florida in 2003.

Prior to joining Penn Strategies, Kane held various positions at the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership for five years managing the non-profit’s outreach and education efforts, fundraising and volunteer programs. She was also very involved in their River Town program, which assists communities with identifying and implementing recreational, historical, cultural and economic revitalization and development projects.

Previously, Kane worked for the Potomac Conservancy in various roles, where she managed the River Center at Lockhouse 8 along the C&O Canal, researched stormwater issues, monitored conservation easements, and assisted in development activities of the organization. She also served in the Peace Corps in Madagascar where she worked on sustainable agriculture projects, community development, as well as, environmental outreach and education.

Currently, Kane works for the Wildlife Habitat Council as an objective third-party reviewer for their Conservation Certification program. This certification recognizes meaningful wildlife habitat management and conservation education programs. She also is the Special Projects Coordinator for the Northcentral Pennsylvania Conservancy where she assists with their membership and development programs, as well as other special projects.

Kane is originally from St. Augustine, FL. She now lives in Williamsport with her husband and son. Being involved in the community is very important to her and she is a member of the Junior League of Williamsport where she serves as a Committee Chair and received the Volunteer of the Year Award in 2018. She also volunteers her time with the Heart of Williamsport, YMCA and various community organizations on a regular basis.