Livia joined the Center in early 2019 and provides support to the Institutional Funding Team in stewarding foundation and government grant proposals, reports, and communications.
Before joining the Center, Livia was the Project Manager of the Center for Workforce Development and Diversity, part of the National Science Foundation’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Vermont. Here, she worked under the Basin Resilience to Extreme Events (BREE) grant where she managed the grant’s scholarship, undergraduate internship, high school and elementary education programs rooted in Lake Champlain water quality and stream health.
Livia is a graduate of the University of Vermont’s Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources where she earned a BS in Environmental Studies and Policy/International Development. Her native language is Slovak.