Mary is a senior naturalist and environmental educator at Riveredge Nature Center. In that capacity, she serves as the sturgeon project director and the director of the “Testing the Waters” high school water quality monitoring program. She also teaches classes for area colleges and other miscellaneous organizations. Prior to her employment at Riveredge, she was a teacher in Hartford, WI. Mary holds a BA in conservation biology and a MS in curriculum and instruction from UWM.