Stacey Conn is the executive assistant to Erich Pica, president of Friends of the Earth, where she manages all requests for his time. Prior to joining Friends of the Earth, she served as general manager of a Vermont non-profit organization focused on promoting local farms and connecting people with healthy food. She brings a strong background in social entrepreneurship, executive level administrative support, and event planning. Stacey received an MBA from Babson College, an M.S. in Applied Educational Psychology from Northeastern University, and a B.A. in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland. In her free time, Stacey works on animal protection issues and volunteers at her local shelter.