Yaw joined CLCC in August 2020 as the organization’s second Sandy Breslin Conservation Fellow. Nearing the end of his one year fellowship, he was promoted to CLCC’s first Project Specialist. He administers CLCC’s grant programs and provides support across a spectrum of land conservation issues and projects.
Yaw received his B.A. in Psychology and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Connecticut (UConn). With a passion for learning, Yaw has a background in farming, personal training, tutoring/counseling, and facilities maintenance. He enjoys reading and writing poetry, gardening, lifting weights, birding, and playing soccer.