CNM Trainers

Julie Abbott, Nonprofit and Volunteer Relations Coordinator, Hands On Nashville

Julie Abbott joined Hands On Nashville in January of 2015. She is currently the Community Partner Program Manager. Previous to working at HON, she was an informal science educator in museums and the outdoors. During her time at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science and the Adventure Science Center, she worked with and managed volunteers doing their daily tasks. Over the last ten years she has been developing training content and presenting at volunteer trainings for museum docents, as well as training staff to work with volunteers. She is a graduate of the Disney Institute for Customer Service, the Institute for Inquiry at the Exploratorium in San Francisco, and Steve Spangler's Science Teacher Boot Camp.