Gary Morrissey

Treasurer & Master Naturalist

is a Master Naturalist and former science teacher. As a board member, he is focused on developing and leading educational activities for BYNC, and has presented lessons for school field trips, camp programs, and after-school programs. Additionally, Gary is helping BYNC tailor its educational initiatives to the Next Generation Science Standards. A retired Chicago Public School teacher, Gary also volunteers with the Forest Preserves of Cook County and West Ridge Nature Preserve, a Chicago Park District facility. Gary holds a BS Ed. From Chicago State University and MS Ed. from National-Louis University. Gary lives in Oak Park