Speakers

Will Abberger

Vice President and Director of Conservation Finance at Trust for Public Land

Will Abberger is vice president and director of Trust for Public Land’s National Conservation Finance Program, helping state and local governments and citizen groups throughout the United States gauge public support for open space and craft ballot measures that generate new sources of funding for parks and conservation.

He has been directly involved in over one hundred state and local park and conservation ballot measures throughout the country.

Will received a Master’s degree in Urban and Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia, School of Architecture, where he worked for the University’s Institute for Environmental Negotiation, and a B.A. in English from Davidson College.