Tom Ball has over 30 years experience serving as an Outdoor Adventure and Environmental Educator in various programs, including:
- St. Louis Public Schools (Student Leadership/Environmental Adventure Program)
- St. Louis Environmental Adventure Movement (STREAM)
- Missouri Stream Team – Americorps Assistants (Stream Teams 2793, 3553, 3477, 211 and others)
- Missouri Environmental Education Association (MEEA)
He has provided collaborative leadership in urban stream cleanups, bank stabilizations, invasive species removal projects and native plant installations with more than 2,500 volunteers in the past five years.
Tom is a level 2 certified Volunteer Water Quality Monitor in MoDNR’s VWQM program.
Tom currently serves as a Sierra Club member seat on the Missouri River Recovery Implementation Committee (MRRIC).