Senior Bilingual Education Field Specialist
Lesly Caballero Garcia
Lesly Caballero Garcia came to LandPaths in August 2021 as a Senior Bilingual Education Field Specialist, working within the Rooting Youth in Nature initiative.
Lesly has nearly a decade of experience outdoor education and interpretation, specializing in bilingual and culturally relevant programs. She’s worked with the Marin Headlands, Chugach National Forest, Lexicon of Sustainability, and Latino Outdoors in Petaluma and Humboldt. More recently, she spent four years at Nature Bridge in the Santa Monica Mountains and Yosemite National Park as an environmental science educator. She planned and led multi-day backpacking trips for high school students, including a recent all-girls backpacking trip at Yosemite. Lesly also served as the Equity, Inclusion, Diversity Campus Lead/ Education support at Yosemite. She holds a B.S. in Environmental Management and Protection with an Environmental Education and Interpretation focus from Humboldt State University. Lesly also completed a number of “Rising Leader” fellowships/trainings with organizations such as Youth Outside and the Beetles Leadership Institute.