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Karen Bishop

National Wildlife Federation
Education Outreach Coordinator
Karen Bishop has been an Education Outreach Coordinator with the National Wildlife Federation for the past two years. Her current work focuses on helping schools to build and maintain pollinator habitat through NWF’s Monarch Heroes program. Karen works with 60 schools across Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio through the Monarch Heroes program and many additional schools through the international Eco-Schools USA program (NWF is the U.S. host for Eco-Schools USA). Karen obtained a B.A. in Biology from Boston University, and a Master’s Degree in Marine Science from the UT Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas, Texas. Her experience in science and science communication is crucial to her work in facilitating student-led school green teams in Texas and beyond.