Jaime Matyas

    Jaime Berman Matyas is president and CEO of the Student Conservation Association (SCA), the nation’s oldest and largest youth conservation organization. Prior to joining SCA, Jaime rose through a variety of senior roles with the National Wildlife Federation, most recently as executive vice president and chief operating officer. With more than 25 years of experience in conservation education, strategic planning, marketing and management, Jaime creatively advances SCA’s mission – and her own personal passion – of connecting young people with nature. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the Wharton School’s Executive Education Program, Jaime is also a certified Black Belt in Innovation Engineering. She has served on the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Board of Directors and Executive Committee, the National Wildlife Productions’ Board of Directors and the Advisory Board of Nature’s Best Magazine and is an advisor to Rachel’s Network. An avid outdoor enthusiast, Jaime lives with her family in Bethesda, MD.