A Guide to Protecting our Schools and
Communities from Shale Gas Development
Veronica Coptis, Executive Director
Matt Walker, MURP, Community Outreach Director
Stephanie Novak, Former Community Organizer
Jordan Hoover, Former Community Organizer
Gillian Graber, Executive Director
Protect Our Children Coordinating Committee greatly appreciates funding from the following foundations to complete this work: Claneil Foundation, Colcom Foundation and The Heinz Endowments.
Protect Our Children Coordinating Committee would also like to thank the following individuals for their contributions, edits, reviews, and perspectives: Joseph Otis Minott Esq., Albert Trujillo, Aaron Jacob-Smith, Esq., and Coryn Wolk with Clean Air Council, and Beth Weinberger, MPH, PhD, with Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project. We also want to thank Prarthana Gurung with Halt the Harm Network for all of her promotion strategy and behind the scenes work to market this guide.