Staff

These are the folks that keep Hartley ticking. We teach, we build, we plant, we are doing our best to make this the premier day-use nature center in the state. Feel free to stop in, say hi and ask questions when you’re in the area.

Tom O’Rourke

Executive Director

Tiffany Smith

Education Director

Matt Willey

Operations Director

Jenni Stafford-Faris

Assistant Education Director

Gail Watczak

Office Manager

Michael Latterell

Joy Turnbull-Dunham

Family Educator

Becca Grumdahl

Environmental Education Intern

Carlyne Holt

Environmental Education Intern

Ellen Wilson

Environmental Education Intern

Emma Blume

Environmental Education Intern

Frank Fairchild

Environmental Education Intern

Jacqueline Boorom

AmeriCorps Member

Josie Steller

AmeriCorps Member

Karissa Schuenke

AmeriCorps Member

Ruby Nicholson

Environmental Education Intern

Sanna Berdahl

Environmental Education Intern

Shannon Deputy

Environmental Education Intern

Thomas Dougherty

AmeriCorps Member

Kaitlin Erpestad

Preschool Director/Co-lead Teacher, T/TH AM and PM

Maria Hopkins

Assistant Preschool Director & Co-lead Teacher, M/W/F AM and T/TH AM

Dani French

Co-lead Teacher, M/W/F AM, M/W PM and T/TH PM

Alyssa Nelson

Co-lead Teacher, M/W Full Day and Fri. AM Class

Becca Bell

Co-lead Teacher, M/W Full Day and Fri. AM Class

Caitlin Neff

Co-lead Teacher, T/TH Full Day

Emma Richtman

Co-lead Teacher, T/TH Full Day

Frank Fairchild

Assistant Teacher, M/W PM