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Alaina Bernard has a M.S. in Biology from the University of Central Florida, where she created the campus land management program. Currently, as LNR Assistant Director, she focuses on an array of endeavors including wildland-urban interface land management techniques, green roofs, sustainable land management, research, partnerships, student & faculty involvement, service learning and community service. Ms. Bernard is a certified burn boss and wildland firefighter, and is on the steering committee for the Central Florida Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area. As an instructor, she created and teaches “Systems Sustainability” – a service learning course focused on incorporating land stewardship into the triple bottom line.