AEE Mid-Atlantic Region

Thanks to all those who joined us for the 2019 conference this year.  That was awesome!

The Mid-Atlantic Region covers the following states:
Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington D.C.

MA Spring Journal Cover
Click the image above to read the latest edition of the Mid-Atlantic Current

Thank You to Jennifer Stanchfield, M.S, for Hosting The 2019 Pre-Conference Workshop!
The Art of Experiential Group Facilitation and Teaching Workshop

About Jennifer Stanchfield, M.S:
Jen StanchfieldJen is known for her work helping school and community and outdoor education programs all over the world use experiential methods to develop a positive and supportive learning environment, increase engagement, enhance learning outcomes and develop social-emotional skills. In her 27 years as an educator, Jen has worked as a classroom teacher, a clinician in mental health treatment centers, and in professional training, adult education, and organizational teambuilding. Through these experiences, she has developed an extensive repertoire of experiential activities, tools, and strategies she brings to her engaging and informative workshops, publications, and teaching resources. Jen earned her master’s degree in Experiential Education at Minnesota State University, Mankato and continues to pursue the latest research on the brain and learning, pedagogy and the emerging field of educational neuroscience. She is the author of Inspired Educator, Inspired Learner: Experiential, Brain-Based Activities and Strategies to Engage, Motivate, Build Community and Create Lasting Lessons and Tips and Tools for The Art of Experiential Group Facilitation. She is also the creator and a regular contributor to the Inspired Educator Blog at



The Mid-Atlantic region unifies individuals from a variety of fields; school and colleges, museums, therapeutic recreation centers, camps and conference centers, outdoor recreation venues, etc.
We, as the Mid-Atlantic Region, strive to promote and support the vision of AEE. This vision connects a global community of educators and practitioners, and it expands their capacity to enrich lives through Experiential Education. AEE is currently leading the way in Experiential Education nationwide and they will need our continuous support and efforts in making a difference in the lives of many.
We hope that you will join our AEE family in attending conferences, webinars, local events, and more. This is the valuable opportunity to create a wider network, grow as a professional, and to spread the word about AEE.
We look forward to meeting you soon!
Colleen Williams, M.Ed.

Memories from Mid-Atlantic Regional Conferences!

Colleen Williams, M.Ed.
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Past Chair
Fred Pierson, MS
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Lorilei Dreibelbis
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Membership / Schools & Colleges
David Heath
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Member at Large
Al Rock
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Therapeutic Adventure Professional Group

Jess Rothe
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