Who We Are


Lari Jo Johnston, Director of Environmental Education
Ljjohnston@cbbep.org, 361-673-6830

Lari Jo is the director of our education program. She teaches teachers in CBBEP’s Learning on the Edge summer workshop and leads field trips at the Nueces Delta Preserve. She has experience as a classroom teacher and has worked with environmental and educational children’s camps in Corpus Christi, Mathis and Galveston. Lari Jo received a Bachelor’s degree in marine biology with minors in math and education from Texas A&M University – Galveston and a Master’s degree in Ecological Teaching and Learning from Lesley University.


Leigh Perry, Environmental Education Coordinator
lperry@cbbep.org, 361-673-6829

Leigh coordinates CBBEP’s educational program through field trips and teacher workshops at the Nueces Delta Preserve. She received her Bachelor’s degree in marine science from Texas A&M University-Galveston.





Teacher Naturalists: Our Teacher Naturalists assist at the Nueces Delta Preserve as well as other related education activities