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Lauren Reeves

Lauren Reeves is a dedicated professional with a passion for education and data management. Hailing from the vibrant city of Fort Worth, Texas, Lauren has always had a deep appreciation for the dynamic blend of urban life and natural beauty that her hometown offers. Lauren joined BRIT December 2024 as an Education Coordinator and Database […]

Morgan Jansing

Morgan holds a B.S. in Environmental Biology from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, and an M.S. in Environmental Studies from Texas Christian University and is a doctoral candidate for her Ph.D. in Science Education through the College of Education at Texas Christian University. Throughout her career, she has found ways to stay involved with […]

Cassandra Renard

Cassandra joined the FWBG Education team in 2023 as the Adult Education Program Assistant. She brings over 10 years of adult education experience, most recently serving as a contract learning and development (L&D) trainer and facilitator in the DFW area. Cassandra’s passion is working alongside adults in a learning environment. She specializes in designing and […]

Sheryl Schickedanz

Education: B.S. Biology, University of Texas at Arlington M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction, University of Houston Sheryl spent her elementary years in a remote area nestled in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  This is where she fell in love with nature and spent most of her time outdoors.  She recently retired from 27 years in the […]

Kaylan Amaya

B.A. in Biology with a Minor in Psychology, The University of Texas at Arlington Kaylan joined the FWBG|BRIT staff as a facilitator, and in July 2022 became the Education Operations Assistant providing administrative support to education programs and volunteer services. She is excited to gain experience working in informal education and learn more about the […]

Anna SoRelle

Education: BA Anthropology, University of Georgia MA Museum Science, Texas Tech University Anna joined the Education team at FWBG|BRIT in June of 2021. Her role is to develop and implement engaging environmental educational programs for homeschoolers, Scouts, special needs groups, and summer camps. She brings 9 years of experience in informal science education and has […]

Tracy Friday

B.S. in Education, Texas Wesleyan University Biology, University of Texas at Arlington Tracy joined the BRIT education team in 2010 as an education specialist with a focus on creating professional development and building a professional learning network of teachers interested in engaging environmental professional growth. In 2014, she was named the Director of the SEED […]

Michelle Schmidlkofer

Michelle is a local fiber artist and nature lover with a passion for non-profit organizations. After graduating from the Kansas City Art Institute with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2013, she returned to Fort Worth and has been working with various Cultural District institutions ever since. She is proud to support the Garden in […]

Cheryl Potemkin

Cheryl happily discovered a career as an informal educator while working for the Imaginarium of South Texas in Laredo. Upon moving to Fort Worth, she continued as a contract informal educator specializing in art and science integration. She has strong connections to Fort Worth community organizations through her contract work, and continues to strengthen those […]