Anne Shepherd received a B.S. in Biology from Penn State University and a M.S in Interdisciplinary Studies from State University of New York. Anne directed, developed, and delivered environmental education and outreach programs for K-12 students for over ten years. She was Executive Director and National Program Coordinator for a Virginia Educational Foundation and Director of Education, Environmental, and Maritime programs at Pennsylvania State University. Most recently, Anne taught 9-12 year old students in a Montessori classroom. Anne loves camping and spending time with her family.