New Youth Outreach Coordinator joins NRLT

Justine (left) trains Melissa (right) to take over the job of Youth Outreach Coordinator

The New River Land Trust would like to welcome Melissa Henry to our team!  She’ll be working as our Youth Outreach Coordinator, taking over for Justine Brantley. Justine will stay on as a volunteer as part of the Youth Outreach Committee.

Melissa is originally from North Carolina. She majored in Sustainable Development at Appalachian State University and has completed multiple environmental education internships.  She is excited to join the Land Trust and continue the momentum created by Justine over the past several years.