2017-2018 Council

BouckomsSarah Bouckoms

I have a background in Physics working with the Ice Cube Neutrino Detector. Read More


pia svalbardMaria Pia Casarini

Maria has two degrees from Milan Cattolica University (Modern Languages and Italian Letters); M.Phil. in Polar Studies, Cambridge University, UK. Read More


Matteo Cattadori

Matteo currently works mainly as science teacher at Liceo Filzi (Rovereto. Trento). Read More


cicconi.2Alessia Cicconi

I’m a graduate of the University of Ancona (Italy) in marine biology. I have a Masters in nature conservation and management from the University of Camerino (Italy). Read More


FullSizeRender.jpgJulia Dooley

Julia Dooley is a veteran teacher of gifted/talented elementary students in Newark, Delaware. Read More


20170425_102133.jpgSilvia Dotta

Sílvia Dotta is a professor at Federal Univerity of ABC, Santo André, SP, Brazil. Read More


ellison imageSusy Ellison

Susy Ellison has been teaching about our planet, in one form or another, for over 30 years as both classroom teacher and environmental educator. Read More


Megan GundersonMegan Gunderson

Megan Gunderson is a Microsoft Innovative Educator located in Dillingham, Alaska. Read More


hademenos-L.jpgGeorge Hademenos

My name is George Hademenos and I am a physics teacher at Richardson High School in Richardson, TX a suburb north of Dallas. Read More


Danitza HillDanitza Hill

Danitza currently teaches third grade on the Navajo Reservation at Leupp Public School with the Flagstaff Unified School District. Read More


Untitled1.pngLouise Huffman

Louise Huffman is currently the Director of Education and Public Outreach for the US Ice Drilling Program Office at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Read More


Photo.jpgShridhar Jawak

Shridhar D. Jawak is currently working as a “Project Scientist B” at the Polar Remote Sensing Division of Earth System Science Organization (ESSO) ─ National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR), India. Read More


Gabe KraljevicGabe Kraljevic

Since his early childhood in Winnipeg, Canada, Gabe has loved the natural world and has dedicated his life to studying science. Read More


Optimized-P1220296.JPGRainer Lehmann

During his studies at the Universities of Heidelberg (Germany) and Basel (Switzerland) Rainer investigated glacial and periglacial geomorphology in the Canadian High Arctic and Spitsbergen for several months. Read More


David 1David Martinez

David currently works as the School and Outreach Coordinator for the Kansas City Zoo, in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, where he has worked for 7 years. Read More


PetulaJason Petula

Jason Petula is an Assistant Professor of Education at Millersville University of Pennsylvania. Read More


Giulia, Hornsund fjord Spitsbergen-min.JPGGiulia Realdon

Giulia Realdon earned a degree in Biology and master in Science Communication, both at University of Padua (Italy). Read More


APECS Ex-Com.jpgNeelu Singh

Ms. Neelu Singh has more than 7 years of working experience in the field of environmental chemistry. Read More


Prof. Alfredo SotoAlfredo Soto

I am the Deputy Director and Coordinator of connectedness to the Performance Agreement GAIA – Antarctic and Antarctic Advisory Outreach and Education Management and sub-Antarctic Antarctic Programs of the University of Magallanes – Punta Arenas – Chile. Read More


Valeria.pngValeria Tacca

Valeria comes from Italy and is a math-science teacher in a Middle school. Read More


Antarctic presentation Betty 014-min.jpgBetty Trummel

Betty Trummel (USA) Betty Trummel retired in 2015 from a 35-year career in elementary teaching, and 10 years as an adjunct professor at the university level. Read More


WilkeningBBetsy Wilkening

I am a water education coordinator for Arizona Project WET at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Read More


John WoodJohn Wood

Formal education includes a B.S. in Biology and an M.A. in Education. Read More