Daphne is Coordinator of Retreats and Community Programs at the Cobscook Community Learning Center.
She studied Human Ecology at the College of the Atlantic with a self-designed concentration in globalization and community resilience . Daphne’s work over the last ten years has been to support communities in developing the connections, social infrastructure, and public policy to facilitate and support economic, social, and environmental well-being. Much of her work has focused on supporting projects visioning new models for economy and sustainability.
Daphne has worked as a community organizer, a grassroots legislative director, cooperative development consultant, popular educator, farm manager and assistant teacher. She has worked with a number of organizations in Maine and beyond including the Maine Fair Trade Campaign, United for a Fair Economy, Food AND Medicine, JED Collective, Cooperative Development Institute, and the Data Commons Cooperative. She is a founding Board member of Land In Common Community Land Trust.