Natalynne DeLapp, Executive Director

Natalynne in HeadwatersNatalynne DeLapp is the Executive Director at the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC). She received her B.S in Environmental Science and Public Policy from Humboldt State University. While in school Natalynne founded and directed HSU Takes Back the Tap: a campaign to reduce bottled water consumption on campus.

Upon graduation Natalynne began working for EPIC as an environmental advocate engaging in Sacramento forest conservation policy. In 2010, she took leave to manage the Humboldt County District Attorney’s successful re-election campaign, and returned to EPIC in 2009. Community organizing and public relations are some of Natalynne’s strengths. She is a passionate nature lover and wildlife protector. In addition to environmental advocacy she enjoys staying up to date on current events and local politics. She resides in Arcata with her husband, Jeff and her dog Luca. She can be reached at

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