Jessica Decke

Tanglewood Director has a BS in Wildlife Conservation from Missouri State University and an MS in Environmental Studies from Antioch New England Graduate School. She has worked in the environmental education field for 20 years at ecology centers and parks across the country. Jessica started as a seasonal staff member at Tanglewood in 2001, returning for several seasons before settling in Maine and Tanglewood permanently. She became camp director upon the retirement of our founders Jim and Cindy Dunham in 2008. In 2017 she stepped into the role of Director of Tanglewood.