Shanita Brown is CEHN’s Program Assistant supporting various programs, projects and day to day operations, and helping to elevate and expand the Eco-Healthy Child Care® Program (EHCC) across the United States. Prior, she has worked with watershed organizations Chesapeake Bay Program, Earth Conservation Corps and Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay. She helped bring more direct attention to the lack of cultural and racial diversity in the Bay restoration movement and create meaningful resolutions.

A Philadelphia native, Shanita has a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies and Sociology from Ursinus College. In her spare time, Shanita enjoys spending time with friends, reading books on history and culture, and volunteering with public service groups.

Shanita is looking forward to using her academic and work experience to advance the mission of CEHN and help engage new audiences in the EHCC Program.