I have nearly 40 years of experience in developing and implementing environmental monitoring and science mentoring programs. I have taught biology, environmental sciences, and physical science at the undergraduate level and served on two Ph.D. and two Master\'s committees. I hold a B.S. in Biological Sciences, a M.A. in Zoology (Limnology), an Ed.S. and a Ph.D. in Science Education with an emphasis on Environmental Science.