Emma Blakslee was a Fall Americorps service member and helped prepare and pull off the 2023 Jackson Hole Wildlife Symposium. Growing up in Edwards, CO, Emma has been passionate about the outdoors and ecology for as long as she can remember. She attended Bates College in Maine where she conducted research on freshwater algae and enjoyed exploring the rocky coastline. She graduated in May 2023 with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Anthropology. In her free time, she can be found nordic skiing, crafting, cooking, and trail running.