Teresa Schilling

Teresa Schilling joined the Department of Conservation as Assistant Director for Communications in February 2015. Prior to her appointment, she worked as the Assistant Executive Director for Media and Communications at the California Energy Commission.

Schilling has served as an environmental policy consultant and Legislative Director in the State Senate, and as press secretary for Attorney General Bill Lockyer on environmental and consumer legal issues. 

She has a B.A. in English from the University of California, Davis.