Christina (Tina) Willard-Stepan is an artist, facilitator, community developer, and environmental educator. She develops resources for use in schools and works as a community resource to educators. A Personal Coach and B.C. Certified Teacher, she has many years of experience in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. This makes her a person passionate about building community, as well as supporting other members of the human species in making connections—especially in relation to living more consciously on the planet.
When we invite young people to visit the engineered landfill at the Comox Valley Waste Management Centre, we ask them to come prepared with burning questions. And some of them are hard. “Why do people throw away so much stuff?” “Why don’t we figure out a way to be nicer to the Earth?” “Don’t people […]
Words & photos by Tina Willard-Stepan