Cynthia is the Science & Education Director for the Whitefish Lake Institute, where she coordinates the Northwest Montana Lakes Network (NMLN)—the long-standing citizen science program managed by WLI and funded by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. She also conducts educational programs and baseline field work. Cynthia earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies from Brown University, a Master of Science in the Field Naturalist Program from the University of Vermont, and completed a one year Professional Residency in Environmental Education at the Teton Science School. Prior to her work at Whitefish Lake Institute, Cynthia was an Outreach Coordinator for the Ipswich River Watershed Association in northeastern Massachusetts.
NMLN’s Program Coordinator is supported by Mike Koopal, Executive Director, Whitefish Lake Institute; Matt Boyer, Science Program Supervisor, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks; and Tom Woolf, AIS Bureau Chief, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks