This is Carey. She
first arrived in Portland in 1976 as a freshman Biology major at Reed College.
It was a case of love at first sight. Carey loved Reed and felt
that Portland was where she belonged.
Carey has made Portland her
adult home, with the exception of a year in California during her undergraduate
study, a year in Aberdeen, Scotland, to earn her Master's Degree in Ecology, and
several years in San Diego to earn her Ph.D. in Biology.
She has been teaching
Introductory Biology Labs at Reed College for about 20 years.
She is passionate about
living green, including energy conservation, solar energy generation,
recycling, rainwater harvesting, local food production, composting, cycling for
transportation and electric vehicles.
She wants to share her
experiences with others to help them find a way to live that is easier on the