Advisory Board Bio: Christine Woodside

Christine_WoodsideChristine Woodside, board chair, is a writer and editor specializing in environment, energy, and mountain adventure. She has written for Nature Climate Change, The New York Times, the Yale Forum on Climate Change and the Media, New England Watershed and Connecticut Explored, and she edits Appalachia Journal and Connecticut Woodlands.

She was a newspaper reporter and editor for 18 years for The (New London, CT) Day. Her book, Energy Independence, was published by Lyons Press in 2009 and she is currently writing a book about Laura Ingalls Wilder and the pioneer identity. An avid hiker, Woodside was a Fellow in the inaugural class of the Metcalf Annual Workshop.

She earned a B.A. in American civilization from the University of Pennsylvania.