- Amanda completed her Bachelors and Masters in Elementary Education, and a minor in Sustainability Studies, all at the University of Florida.
- She taught abroad in various regions of Italy for several summers.
- Amanda enjoys traveling, sailing, reading, and going to Gator games!
- Travis is a well accomplished environmental educator, having taught in Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Georgia and now Florida.
- He hold 2 Masters degrees; one in Elementary Education and the other in Outdoor Education.
- A native of California, Travis has lived all over the country and taught in various venues such as aquariums, nature centers, outdoor schools, camps and even in the classroom!
- it is his goal to wow the students with the awsomeness of our world, so they are inspired to explore and conserve it on their own.
- Mark has been driving for 25 years and has visited the lower 48 states, Canada and Mexico adding up to over a MILLION miles on the road.
- The women in Mark's life have all chosen to dedicate their lives to the military in one form or another. His wife of 38 years is a retired Army Master Sargent, RN and hospital clinical director. While his 2 daughters are serving in the Navy and Coast Guard Reserves in addition to attending nursing school and teaching respectively.
- In his spare time Mark enjoys paddle boarding, kayaking, flipping houses with his wife, and his new hobby, kite surfing!
- Mark recently completed all 120 hours of the Florida Master Naturalist program.