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Creative Nature Team

Hello, my name is Brandy and these are my daughters Claire & Amahrie :-) 


CNP is a woman founded, created, and directed business established in January of 2017. CNP was inspired by my passion for the outdoors, recreation, and cultivating nature enriched learning experiences for my daughters. Fast forward eight years with several certifications, awards, and trainings accomplished I am excited to share my passion and expertise with others through nature enrichment activities, curriculum, and consulting services. 

Master of Science in Recreation & Sport Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Recreation Management Bachelor of Science in Campus Recreation

Bachelor of Science Minor

in Business Administration
Certified Parks & Recreation Professional

OCP - Outdoor Classroom Specialist

Nature Explore Certified Trainer

Early Childhood Education Training/Units

CPR/First Aid Certified

Trained in Kidding Around Yoga

American Red Cross Training: Psychological Health First Aid for COVID-19 

15+ years experience managing youth camps,

after school programs, and special events

in Parks & Recreation

Brandy - Founder/Director

Amahrie & Claire

Amahrie - Eighth grader with a passion for animals, nature, and helping in the classroom!
Claire - CNP graduate and now fifth grader who loves nature, animals, and being barefoot!

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Education Animals

George - Beagle

Wynstan - Labordoodle
Amalthea, Layla, and Piper - Adopted Rescue Cats

Jenny & Forrest - Adopted Rabbits
Kyle - Leopard Gecko

Tortellini - Sulcata Tortoise
Egg Laying Hens

Mealworm & Dubia Roach Colonies

Charlie - Adopted Bearded Dragon

Curly - Curly Haired Tarantula

Moe & Larry - White's Tree Frogs

Neon Glo Tetra Fish

CNP School Yard Critters also include: Sharp-tailed Snakes, Alligator Lizards, Ladybugs, Praying Mantises, Painted Lady Butterflies, Worms,

Snails, Slugs and more!

Creative Nature
Proudly participates & belongs to:

California Parks & Recreation Society

National Parks & Recreation Association

California Association of Forest Schools

Effie Yeaw Nature Center

American River Parkway

Nature Explore Certified Classrooms

The Outdoor Classroom Project

National Association for the Education of Young Children

Natural Start Alliance Professional Committee

Raising Quality Together

River Friendly Landscaping

Eco Healthy Child Care

National Butterfly Garden

Californians for Quality Early Learning

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