Curt Collier, Deputy Director

M.S. Communication Disorders, Post Graduate Center for Mental Health.

Curt has taught at Texas Tech University, Texas A&M Kingsville, and most recently at Hofstra University. Mr. Collier has extensive experience teaching and speaking on environmental topics. He has appeared twice on WBAI, and has spoken at programs on environmental subjects in 11 states.  Mr. Collier was formerly a pediatric audiologist in South Texas and worked six years for the Brownsville and McAllen Independent School Systems as well as the State School in Corpus Christi, Texas. He has worked with 4-H groups, was a docent naturalist for the Gov. Deukmejian Wilderness Park in California, and a docent for the Science Spectrum in Lubbock, Texas.  For each of these he created and assisted with numerous public programs.

Curt is also one of three Leaders of the New York Society for Ethical Culture in Manhattan, and has led up Ethical Culture congregations for over 15 years.  Through his work at the Ethical Society, Curt promotes ethical environmentalism and encourages engagement in environmental issues as necessary for an ethical lifestyle.   Through this Movement, he has also traveled across the United States speaking to congregations and humanist groups on environmental activism.