Christy (Christine) Carlson is an adventurous soul with a passion for sustainability, apiculture, and the great outdoors. With a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, she has years of experience in teaching (in-person, virtual, and hybrid) 2nd and 3rd grade in both Las Vegas, NV and Plainfield, IN. Christy has meshed her passion for teaching and sustainability as the Senior Manager of School Garden Programming at Green Our Planet. Christy is deeply committed to fostering a love for sustainability and gardening in students across the globe through project-based STEM education.
Christy lives on a hobby farm in Bloomington, Indiana with her husband and daughter. When not spending time beekeeping and maintaining their hobby farm, her family enjoys outdoor rock climbing, windsurfing, waterskiing, and mountain biking. Christy and her family look forward to growing their apiary, orchard, and vegetable garden into a sustainable, Midwest sanctuary.