Rebecca “Becca” Feidelson is serving as Kestrel’s AmeriCorps Youth Education Coordinator with the TerraCorps program from September 2021 through July 2022.
Becca joins Kestrel through TerraCorps after graduating from UMass Amherst with a major in Human Geography and minor in Architecture. Although originally from the Boston area, they developed a deep appreciation for natural and built vernacular world of the Pioneer Valley through six seasons farming at Many Hands Farm Corps in Amherst, and a year working as a carpenter’s assistant in Whately. Becca is passionate about spatial and environmental justice and is excited to connect youth and the broader community to conserved outdoor spaces. In their free time, Becca can be found exploring new places, listening to podcasts, or trying out new recipes.