Tim Herd grew up freely roaming the fields, farms and forests of eastern Pennsylvania, and became a life-long advocate for our natural assets and the vital benefits they provide.

A career executive with extensive experience in both private and public sector enterprises, Tim Herd is accomplished as an administrator, naturalist, scientist, educator, writer, and broadcaster.

Tim was the founder and CEO of America’s first fully mobile environmental education center, and was nationally recognized for his “commitment and exceptional contributions to the stewardship of America’s natural and cultural resources.”

He is the publisher of the MasterPoint e-newsletter interpreting power principles for leaders and managers. His syndicated serial column Leadership Living for ascendant professionals is published internationally by numerous professional organizations.

Today, as a Certified Park and Recreation Executive, Tim develops partnerships and grass-roots collaborations for building vibrant, sustainable communities and connecting people to nature-based places. He is the recipient of the prestigious Shelburne Environmental Leadership Award.

Tim speaks internationally on purposeful personal growth and productive professional leadership, connecting people to nature, and on a selection of inspirational science, environmental and natural history topics.