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Heather Cayton

Managing Director

Heather Cayton is a Research Assistant at Michigan State University and the Managing Director of ConservationCorridor.org. She has spent over 10 years studying corridors and rare butterflies in North Carolina.

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Nick Haddad

Research Scientist

Nick Haddad is Senior Terrestrial Ecologist in the Department of Integrative Biology at Michigan State University and Kellogg Biological Station. For more than 20 years, he has been studying how plants and animals use corridors. He has worked in the largest and longest-running corridor experiment, the Savannah River Site Corridor Project, and he has studied natural corridors used by rare butterflies.

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Elizabeth Schultheis

Communications Coordinator

Elizabeth Schultheis is a postdoctoral researcher at Michigan State University. Her work includes research in plant biology and science education, professional development for scientists on science communication, and teacher professional development on data in the classroom. She is a co-founder of Data Nuggets, an innovative approach to bring cutting edge research and authentic data into K-16 classrooms.

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Neil McCoy

Graphic Designer

Neil McCoy is a graphic designer and science communicator who specializes in web design and development for science content. He collaborates with researchers and educators to visualize and present science in creative ways and to create websites for research extension and outreach, science education, and research tools.