Our Staff

Executive Director
Christina McWhorter

With a life-long interest in plants, Christina loves working with volunteers to restore vital wetland habitats in the Bay Area. After earning a B.S. in Plant Biology at UC Davis and a Masters in Horticulture from the University of Western Sydney, Christina has enjoyed working with plants and people in botanical gardens, colleges, and environmental education organizations.

Christina has been propagating, outplanting and monitoring local native plant species for the Hamilton Bel Marin Keys Wetlands Restoration Project since 2012. Christina has cultivated strong relationships with community members and project partners. She also led staff and volunteer site stewardship. In 2019 she founded NBS, under the fiscal sponsorship of MarinLink, to ensure that community-based wetland restoration efforts in the Novato area can continue!

Christina McWhorter
Executive Director

With a life-long interest in plants, Christina loves working with volunteers to restore vital wetland habitats in the Bay Area. After earning a B.S. in Plant Biology at UC Davis and a Masters in Horticulture from the University of Western Sydney, Christina has enjoyed working with plants and people in botanical gardens, colleges, and environmental education organizations.

Christina has been propagating, outplanting and monitoring local native plant species for the Hamilton Bel Marin Keys Wetlands Restoration Project since 2012. Christina has cultivated strong relationships with community members and project partners. She also led staff and volunteer site stewardship. In 2019 she founded NBS, under the fiscal sponsorship of MarinLink, to ensure that community-based wetland restoration efforts in the Novato area can continue!