Meet the Peace Corps Fellows

Sami Bee Keeping Association group







Derek Marin, Coldharbour’s Paul D. Coverdell Fellow who just returned from his service in Gambia, West Africa.  Derek hopes to build his masters project work around Holistic Management, Permaculture Design and other ‘Ecosystem Cultivation’ practices in an underserved mountain community in Colorado.  Derek’s Peace Corp’ service project involved helping a local community develop holistically planned beekeeping as an alternative to deforestation in a threatened tropical forestland.