MEEA Changemaker named 2019 Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation Healthy Food Champion

We are so incredibly proud of Changemaker and MEEA staff member Nyaruot Nguany’s recent award as Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation’s Healthy Food Champion of 2019. The Portland Press Herald did a wonderful feature on Nyaruot which can be found here! Congrats Nyaruot and THANK YOU for all your efforts!

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Jennifer Page

Dr. Jennifer Page graduated from the University of Maine with a B.S. in Marine Science and earned her Ph.D. in Biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She then returned to UMaine as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the School of Marine Sciences before joining the faculty of Bangor High School, her alma mater. Jenn helped develop the school's STEM Academy and became even more passionate about bringing authentic research experiences and inquiry curriculum to students. While at Bangor High, Jenn coached the Speech Team and spent summers at MDI Biological Lab as a volunteer mentor and a Visiting Scientist. She enjoys helping other educators as an instructor with the New England Institute for Teacher Education and spends her spare time knitting, playing games, and snagging quality time with her husband and two cats. Jenn is excited to be part of the Hurricane Island community where she can combine her passions for marine science and education into an incredibly fulfilling career.