… is the Environment Education Manager with the Greenacres Foundation, where she supports an amazing team of educators who encourage conservation and appreciation of nature by providing the public (particularly children) with opportunities to study plant and animal life in their natural setting. She previously managed interpretive exhibits and conservation education programs at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Over the years, Shasta has served on the instructional team for various Dragonfly courses, including Earth Expeditions courses in Kenya, Costa Rica, Belize, and Namibia. In 2015, Shasta was selected as a Grosvenor Teacher Fellow with National Geographic and sailed to the Galapagos Islands on a Lindblad Expedition. Shasta received a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Southern Illinois University and a Master of Science in Zoology from Miami University.