Lac Du Flambeau, WI

Background and Interests

Volunteer nature educator in N. Illinois which led to a staff position.  Registered nurse for 38 yrs with 20 yrs in school nursing & 8 yrs YMCA summer camp nursing Camp Manitowish.

Reasons for signing up for this program

To enhance my knowledge as it pertains to our specific locale.

Specific naturalist areas of interest

Lucky to have been given a sense of curiosity & responsibility for our great outdoors by my father and have continued with my own family for many years.  Enjoy the silent sports:  biking, cross country skiing with our students, kayaking, paddle boarding, golfing, hiking.

What has been the highlight of your WIMN training?

Pulling all the knowledge of so many experts together and meeting others who share my love & respect of the great outdoors.  Best of the best – an all-around bargain!

My nature slogan that might change the world!

The best taste of nature is experienced with all 5 senses, as well as a good measure of common sense.