Geography 2050

Ms. Paula Boland

United Nations Association of the National Capital Area

Ms. Paula Boland is the Executive Director of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area. She is an attorney specializing in environmental law and international affairs. Born in the United States, she received most of her academic and early professional experience in Argentina. Ms. Boland worked for three years on regulatory and corporate compliance issues at the law firm of Klein & Franco in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her strong interest in environmental protection led her to enroll in the LL.M. program in Environmental Law at Vermont Law School, from which she graduated cum laude. Following a clerkship with the Environmental Enforcement Section of the United States Department of Justice, Ms. Boland assisted a number of environmental NGOs in the development of conservation projects in Latin America.