Meridith Jones graduated from SUNY Environmental Sciences and Forestry in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. She has several years of experience working for agencies in Syracuse and Ithaca that support and advocate for people with disabilities. Meridith received her Early Childhood Montessori certification through the Northeast Montessori Institute. She has a Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Endicott College. Nature and the outdoors are a big part of her life.