Our Interns

Summer Intern Applications are due April 11!

Conservation Education Internship - Summer 2022

The Education Intern will assist with the design and implementation of all education and outreach programs including summer camps, community events, family programs.  There will also be opportunities to assist with forest health and wildlife surveys and habitat management projects throughout the season.

Download the application here. 

Forest Health Internship - Summer 2022

The Forest Health Intern will continue BCCDKY's ongoing forest and watershed health programs by conducting habitat and biodiversity studies. Areas of study include watershed monitoring and wildlife population studies including bats and mussels. Intern will also assist with BCCDKY's education and outreach programs throughout the season.

Download the application here.


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Madison McVey

Madison McVey is a senior at Thomas More University studying biology with a concentration in ecological biology. Upon graduating, Madison hopes to pursue a career in Fish and Wildlife Conservation Biology. She likes to hike, camp, fish, and kayak in her free time.


Stephanie Spence

Stephanie Spence is a recent graduate from Miami University where she earned a degree in Zoology and Environmental Science. Stephanie is currently a master’s student in the Environmental Science program at Miami University of Ohio. Upon graduating, Stephanie hopes to pursue a career involving the conservation of natural resources. She enjoys hiking, playing piano, and photography in her spare time.

Kathleen Reilly

Kathleen is a senior at Loyola University Chicago studying Environmental Science. Her main interest is environmental education, and she hopes to help increase public interest and participation in conservation. Outside of work, Kathleen enjoys sewing, hiking, and rugby. As a Cincinnati native, she is excited to work in conservation near the tri-state area!


Kelly Reedy

Fall 2020

Kelly Reedy is a resident of Kenton County. She is finishing her last semester at Northern Kentucky University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science with a minor in Biology. She was inspired to go back to school after a cross-country road trip visiting national parks, and someday hopes to work for the National Park Service. In her free time, she enjoys hiking with her husband and dog, sewing, and playing video games.


Joseph Pedro

Summer 2020

Joe Pedro is a resident of nearby Kenton County.  He is a senior Biology major with minors in Environmental Science and History at Thomas More University.  In his free time you can find Joe reading, listening to music, or spending time with his dogs.  Last summer Joe conducted a research project focusing on small mammal populations at the Boone Cliffs Preserve through the Boone County Parks Department so he’s excited to spend even more of his time in Boone County with BCCDKY!