Daniel Ardia, Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation

TITLE: President

FUNDING AREAS: K-12 environmental education

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PROFILE: Daniel (Dan) Ardia is president of the Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation. He is an Associate Professor of Biology at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. On the website dedicated to his lab at the college, Ardia shares the following information about himself:

B.S., Biology, Political Science, and Environmental Studies, Tufts University
M.S. Environmental and Forest Biology, SUNY-College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Ph.D. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
Postdoc, Darwin Fellow, UMass-Amherst and Amherst College

My life in a series of links...

-Born, Perth Amboy, NJ
-Lived in Singapore as a kid
-Graduated high school in Skaneateles, NY
-Attended Tufts University and had a few majors: Biology, Political Science and Environmental Studies
-Co-founder Environmental Consciousness Outreach and active member of Tufts Mountain Club
-Wildlife Biology, US Forest Service, Winema National Forest, Chemult, OR
-Peace Corps Volunteer, Monteverde, Costa Rica. Worked for the Monteverde Conservation League
-Instructor, School for Field Studies, Polaris, MT
-M.S. at SUNY-ESF in Syracuse, NY. Advisors: Bill Shields and Keith Bildstein (Hawk Mountain Sanctuary)
-Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University. Advisors: David Winkler & Andre Dhondt
-President, Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation
-Darwin Fellow, Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, UMass-Amherst & Visiting Scholar, Amherst College. Sponsor: Ethan Clotfelter