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Elisabeth Moore

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Elisabeth Moore

Executive Director
Connecticut Farmland Trust

Elisabeth Moore is the Executive Director of Connecticut Farmland Trust (CFT), the only statewide land trust dedicated to permanently protecting Connecticut’s working family farms.

She has over 25 years of experience working with landowners and communities to preserve farmland along with natural and community resources. She previously served as CFT’s Director of Conservation. Elisabeth worked to preserve family farms in New York, served as project manager with the Trust for Public Land’s Connecticut Field Office, and managed the Maryland Environmental Trust’s Rural Historic Village Protection Program. She serves on the steering committee of the Working Lands Alliance and board of the Watershed Fund and the Connecticut Land Conservation Council.

She earned her bachelor’s from Bowdoin College and a master’s degree in Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Elisabeth considers protecting her family’s land in Northwest Ohio as one of her greatest accomplishments and joys.