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Heather Phelps


Heather joined WCEE as a KEEP team Project Assistant in October 2022 and took the role of WCEE Resource Specialist in June 2023. She manages the WCEE kit collection, lending kits with hands-on materials to educators around the state. She also engages high school green teams around the state through KEEP’s Mini-Grant program and supports sustainability efforts in their schools.

Before joining the WCEE, Heather worked with the Dane County Office of Energy and Climate Change and as a youth librarian, as well as teaching English in the Philippines and China. 

Heather has a Master’s in Library and Information Studies from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a B.A. in political science from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Heather enjoys reading, playing handbells, painting, baking, and playing with her cat in her free time.

Heather Phelps
Resource Specialist
Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education

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