DNRT Staff at 2017 Barn Bash
Leah, Linda, Kendra, Deborah, and Dexter

Dexter C. Mead
Executive Director
Phone ext: 100
Dexter has a Master’s in Environmental Studies from the Yale School of Forestry and has worked on land and wildlife conservation since 1988. Dexter came to DNRT in 2004 from the Piedmont Environmental Council in Virginia.

Deborah Cunha
Office Manager
Phone ext: 101
Deb came to DNRT in 2005 after office management and financial work in New York City, Los Angeles, and Boston.

Linda Vanderveer
Land Manager
Phone ext: 102
Linda has a Master’s of Environmental Science and Management from URI and came to DNRT in 2013 after working as a regional biologist for an environmental consulting firm in Providence.

Kendra Murray
Development & Outreach Specialist
Phone ext: 103
Kendra has a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems with a Sustainability Studies minor from UMass Dartmouth. She came to DNRT in 2017 after working as the Program & Marketing Director at the Southeastern Massachusetts Agricultural Partnership (SEMAP).

Leah Howard
Land Steward
Phone ext: 104
Leah has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Baylor University. She came to DNRT in 2017 after working as the Land Stewardship Coordinator at the Buzzards Bay Coalition.