Will Yandik


Will is interested in translating and applying environmental research both as a writer and in local government. With a professional background in field ecology (Brown) and journalism (Princeton), Will is particularly interested in how the media presents science to the public. Will is the deputy supervisor of the town of Livingston, NY, and a founding member of the Hudson Valley Smart Energy Coalition that seeks to reroute state and ratepayer dollars towards renewable and decentralized electricity transmission. Will is self-employed as a freelance writer, lecturer, and farmer.

Fellow Activity

Leadership Story | Jun 8, 2016
Grants | Mar 29, 2010
Grants | Nov 17, 2009

Fellow at a Glance

Fellowship Year:
Academic Background:
Brown University, MA
Current Position:
Energy & Climate Change
Land, Open Space, Smart Growth
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Policy
Currently Working On:
NY Energy Policy, Local Government Issues, Sustainable Farming, Applied Ecology
269 Schneider Road
Hudson, New York 12534-4671
(518) 821-3131

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