The Weinberg Nature Center Team


Sam Weinstock

FT Director and Village Naturalist Educator, Forest Preschool Teacher

Expertise and Experiences in Community Development, Environmental Education, Animal Behavior and Sciences, Therapeutic Recreation, K-12 Environmental Education.


Maura Mandrano,

PT Wildlife Rehabilitator, Naturalist Educator 

Expertise and Experiences in Wildlife Rehabilitation, Native/Exotic Animal Care, Volunteer Training, K-12 environmental education.


Jennifer Madison

PT Forest Preschool Teacher

Expertise and Experiences in Early Childhood Education, Nature Arts and Crafts, Leadership and Communications. Empath and proud mother of four children.

Iris Federico

PT Forest Preschool Teacher (NY State Teacher's License)

Expertise and experiences in Early Childhood Education, Environmental Science, Child Literacy and Educational Psychology. 

      Nicole Zeytoonian
PT Forest Preschool Teacher/ PT Naturalist Educator
  Expertise and experiences in early childhood education, environmental and              animal education.