Megan Smilikis joined GMRI in February 2022 as a LabVenture Educator. Prior to joining GMRI, she worked for the Appalachian Mountain Club, and as a museum public programs intern. She received her BA in Environmental Studies from the University of Vermont in 2020. Her studies there focused on environmental education, and she served as a student mentor for an elementary school birdwatching group. Outside of work, Megan enjoys spending time outdoors with friends and trying out new creative hobbies.