Laura Weiland is assistant director of the Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL). She has lived, studied, and worked between several countries and U.S. states over the past two decades. Laura has been imagining, designing, and creating non-traditional educational experiences since she was 15. Her studies and experience span from biology, farming, permaculture and eco-social design, to a masters in sustainable development with a focus in community development. Through her work with the OCSL, Laura enjoys strong involvement in local and regional organizing in support of a shift toward increased connection and greater alignment to natural systems.