Anne Basham

Director of BON-TEACH          Education and Outreach

Anne serves as key developer/Project Director of the Libraries of Life app and partners with various museums and scientific institutions in developing  learning  resources for biodiversity education/outreach.  Anne has a doctorate in Educational Leadership and Innovation from ASU and served as  Education and Outreach Coordinator at the ASU Natural History Collections/Biodiversity Knowledge Integration Center for six years.

Jennifer Zaspel

Scientific Advisory Board

Curator of Zoology at the Milwaukee Public Museum

Jennifer has over 15 years of experience in collections-based research and management, including two years as the Director of the UW-Oshkosh Insect Collection, and four years as Director of the Purdue Entomological Research Collection. Her research program is focused on the systematics and evolution of plant and animal host associations in erebid moths. 

Neil Cobb

Director of Biodiversity Research

Neil is an ecologist focused on biodiversity and biodiversity informatics at Northern Arizona University. Neil is the lead PI for two large collaborative projects funded by the NSF-ADBC program and a PI on a project funded by the NSF-Advances in Biological Informatics program.

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Lindsie McCabe

Junior Entomology Academy

Lindsie has extensive experience in biodiversity research and runs two educational programs: the Traveling Arthropod Show, which provides informal education to K-12 classes and citizen groups, and summer bug camps for 6-10-year olds. 

Lorence Zacpal

Community Partnerships

Recruiter and organizer for Homeschool Explorers/BON-Earth Ambassador program for homeschoolers.

Logie is a homeschool mom of a 14 year old son who is a budding entomologist and collector. Logie has for several years served as a volunteer organizer, event marketing, and recruiter promoting educational programs via social media.