Jeramie Strickland

Jeramie is the Manager of Education and Community Outreach at Openlands. He is responsible for managing education and outreach projects that are associated with Openlands community conservation programs. Prior to joining the Openlands family, he served as a Wildlife Biologist for 10 years with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on a National Wildlife Refuge. Jeramie is passionate about developing programs that engage communities from diverse backgrounds to help them appreciate green spaces, nature, and conservation. Jeramie is originally from Chicago and is thrilled to be back home to serve his community.


  • B.S. Animal Science, Delaware State University
  • M.S. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Iowa State University

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