Welcome Mary Ann!

Dr. Mary Ann Feist has joined the staff of the Wisconsin State Herbarium as a new Senior Academic Curator.  She recently completed postdoctoral training at the New York Botanical Garden after earning her PhD from the University of Illinois in 2011.  Mary Ann’s personal research focuses on the systematics of North American Apiaceae, and she has extensive experience with floristic inventory, plant collecting, and conservation of habitats throughout the Midwest.