Dr. Katherine Warner
- Ph.D. in Ecology, Colorado State University
- Master’s Degree in Land Resources, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Bachelor’s Degree in Wildlife Biology, Colorado State University
Dr. Warner obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Wildlife Biology from Colorado State University, and received her Master’s degree in Land Resources from the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Warner returned to Colorado State University to complete her Ph.D. in Ecology, where she studied the impacts of natural gas development on a bat community in northwestern Colorado. Between each of her degrees,
Dr. Warner worked for a variety of organizations. She served as an Environmental Education Instructor in the US Peace Corps, a Restoration and Education Technician with the National Park Service, a Preserve Steward for The Nature Conservancy, a Conservation Biology Research Technician at Lewis & Clark College, and as an Acoustics Research Associate at Colorado State University.
Dr. Warner is broadly interested in wildlife conservation and management, habitat restoration, and bioacoustics. She is thrilled to oversee the Timberline Field Institute, where classroom learning is complemented by hands-on work experience, paid summer technician opportunities, and collaborations with many natural resource partner organizations.
Dr. Warner started working at CMC in 2016, and looks forward to maintaining and developing diverse NRM projects and learning opportunities.