Director of Environmental Programs

 Asher Pacht

Asher Pacht

Asher Pacht is Director of Environmental Programs at Beacon Institute, creating and managing K-12 STEM programs and environmental education for all ages, including TEAM Science, Watershed Education through STEM, River Of Words (ROW), Third Thursday Series, WOW! for Kids and volunteer opportunities. He works with donors, Board members, and public constituencies to support and expand programming.

Asher worked previously for Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, NYU Law School and Sierra Club.

He holds an MPA in Nonprofit Management from NYU Wagner School of Public Service and a BA in International Affairs from Northeastern University. Originally from New Hampshire, he now lives in Beacon, NY and enjoys exploring the Hudson Valley.