Ada Forbes

February 19, 2020  | By Shoal Creek Conservancy

Ada is proud to call herself a born and bred Austinite and has been enjoying the natural spaces her hometown and surrounding areas provide all her life. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a dual Bachelor’s degree in Government and Spanish Language and has been working in the nonprofit sector since the early days of her education, mostly focusing on membership services and community building. Ada feels passionate about preserving the green spaces in her hometown and finds fulfillment in working with other like-minded, mission-driven individuals. Outside of work, Ada enjoys spending time near a natural body of water, practicing her throwing skills on the potter’s wheel and knitting.