Tess Malijenovsky spearheads Honoring Our Rivers, an anthology of K-12 student literature and art relating to watersheds of the Pacific Northwest. This anthology project of Willamette Partnership also encourages outdoor environmental education with its free online toolkit, educator training workshops, and partnerships across the region. As project coordinator, Tess also supports the organization’s administrative, website management, and communication needs. Before moving to Oregon, Tess was the assistant editor and a staff writer for an award-winning, environmental news site covering North Carolina’s coast, Coastal Review Online. She received a B.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of North Carolina Wilmington.