Our next Conference will be held March 22 - 26, 2022.
Most of the conference will happen virtually with in-person days on Friday and Saturday (COVID permitting).

The Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) and its generous sponsors and dedicated partners held
the third Naturally Latinos® Conference online Wednesday, December 2 - Friday, December 4, 2020. See highlights below.

Our 2020 conference theme was "Una Comunidad, Many Voices" and featured thought-provoking presentations by diverse regional and national environmental experts. Attendees got the opportunity to virtually and interactively network with leading nature professionals.

Watch these video portraits of our 2020 Naturally Latinos Environmental Champions

to our 2020


José G. González is the Founder and Director Emeritus of Latino Outdoors. He is an experienced educator as a K-12 public education teacher, environmental education advisor, outdoor education instructor and coordinator, and university adjunct faculty. As a Partner in the Avarna Group and through his own consulting, his work focuses on Equity & Inclusion frameworks and practices in the environmental, outdoor, and conservation fields. He is also an illustrator and science communicator... READ MORE

Natali Fani-González is Vice-Chair of the Montgomery County Planning Board, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, the bi-county agency established by state law that regulates real estate development, and plans transportation infrastructure. It also manages the park systems in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties.  Natali is the first Latinx and first millennial to serve on the five-member Planning Board.  Natali has made significant contributions to engage diverse communities in the planning process while championing key economic and environmental issues... READ MORE


Thank You to Our Partners!

For conference information, please contact Conference Co-Chairs
Serenella Linares  or  Eliza Cava

For sponsorships, please contact
Lin Orrin