Debra Clausen, Conservation Director, holds a Masters of Science in Environmental Management from University of London and a Bachelors in Environmental Studies and Anthropology from the University of California at Santa Cruz. Debra’s passion for the natural world took her to Alaska where for 21 years she worked as a Habitat Biologist for the State of Alaska and later served on the Alaska Board of Forestry. After moving to the San Juan Islands in 2000, Debra served two years on the Preservation Trust Board. She has been employed in her current position since 2006. In her free time Debra enjoys sailing the Salish Sea.