VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT: LOIS J. SCHIFFERadmin2020-09-04T11:44:43+00:00
THE VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT
Lois J. Schiffer
“I have had the opportunity, for ourselves and the generations that follow, to make the air a little cleaner, the water and land a little safer, and our nation’s public lands a little more protected –what an honor.”
Attorney with expertise in environmental law through her work in federal jobs, private practice, and non-profit organizations. National Organization for Women, Boston. Boston Legal Assistance Project. Women’s Legal Defense Fund. Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division at the Department of Justice under the Clinton Administration. National Public Radio. Retired General Counsel, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Interviewed by Judy Waxman, June 4, 2020
Photo 1. Lois speaks before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, 1996. Photo 2. Lois Schiffer, at the Philadelphia Marathon, Nov. 2007. Photo 3. Lois addresses the 2017 graduates of Vermont Law School.