Green Festival Speakers

C. Sequoia Erasmus

Sequoia is a bilingual, bicultural, urban dwelling experiential educator committed to bridging the divide between natural and urban spaces. Her passion for discovering the healing power of nature has lead her to pursue a certificate in Herbal Therapeutics at the Ohlone Center for Herbal Studies in Berkeley CA. Sequoia has worked for ten years as an environmental and experiential educator. She has lead groups with large organizations such as the Girl Scouts of Northern California, the East Bay Regional Parks District, The University of California, and Girls Incorporated. In addition to being the founder and lead instructor of Natural Discoveries Bay Area, Sequoia has also worked with many smaller organizations such as Bay Area Wilderness Training, and Trackers Bay Area. Sequoia is a student of the Merritt College Environmental Studies program, and holds a BA in Global Economics and Latin American Studies from UC Santa Cruz.