Staff

All of us involved in Earth Village Education share a vision for a better world.  A world that runs on respect and appreciation for life and what it takes to sustain life. We work together by making the most of our individual strengths and encouraging each other to expand our limits. We promote a caring and resourceful environment both indoors and out. When you visit our property for classes you will be met with kindness and a smile.

Kevin MacDonald
Executive Chief, Swing Dancing Commander and Shoe Maker

Kevin MacDonald

Executive Director. After graduating from Houghton College in western New York state with a degree in Studio Art, Kevin pursued a diverse series of jobs centered around two of his passions: education and the outdoors. He worked as a whitewater rafting and canoeing guide in Texas, a nature center interpreter in Delaware, a summer camp program director in New York, a high school art teacher in North Carolina, an international trip leader in Thailand, and a wilderness instructor in Pennsylvania, ...
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McNeill Mann

Administration Director, Farm Coordinator. McNeill loves growing and preserving food, raising animals, making useful crafts like soap and hand spun yarn, learning traditional woods lore, and experimenting in the kitchen with fermented foods. She believes creating things with her hands, growing and nurturing living beings, and connecting to nature’s cycles are essential to her “humanness,” and she loves sharing these skills with other people. McNeill’s love of teaching has been a strong influence in her life. She first started teaching ...
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