2020 O’Neil Conservation Stewards

O'Neil Stewards Program

A Long Island native, Peter is a rising senior at Vassar College majoring in Earth Science and Society (a unique blend of Earth Science and Geography) and minoring in Creative Writing. When not exploring the Peconic Bay on a paddle board or attempting to hike the 46 highest mountains of the Adirondacks, Peter can often be found reading outside, or nestled in a bookstore in an effort to write a novel about dragons.

Nicole Miliano

Nicole is a senior Environmental Sustainability/Geography major at SUNY Oneonta. She is looking forward to gaining experience working outdoors in the hopes of protecting our natural resources. During a service trip in Guatemala, her passion for preventing land and water pollution was reinforced. She is interested in water quality, land conservation, travel and being immersed in different cultures.

James Pizaro

James is a student at Stony Brook University focusing on Environmental Studies. He is a Long Island native and an Eagle Scout and has dedicated hours of service to conservation through scouting. He is excited about helping our environment with his summer work at the Land Alliance!