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Christine Anhalt-Depies

Christine Anhalt-Depies is a Research Scientist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. She is interested in engaging the public in natural resource management. As part of the Snapshot Wisconsin team, she helps to evaluate the program. Christine received her Bachelor's degree in biology and psychology from Ripon College and a M.S. in conservation biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Emily Buege is a research scientist for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, functioning as a database manager and spatial analyst on the Snapshot Wisconsin team. Emily obtained a B.S. in ecology from Winona State University in her hometown of Winona, Minnesota. She went on to study at the University of Alabama, where she received her M.S. in Geography with an emphasis in environment and natural resources. Her thesis research involved species distribution modeling of native fish in the Bladen River, Belize.


Jamie is a Research Technician with the Snapshot Wisconsin project. She works with multiple aspects of the project from data collection to volunteer outreach. She enjoys sharing and exploring nature with others. Jamie received her B.S. in Biology from Dickinson College in Pennsylvania and her M.S. in Agroecology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Sarah Cameron

Sarah Cameron is a Research Technician/Educator and works primarily on volunteer management, education and outreach for Snapshot Wisconsin. She completed her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin Madison where she studied conservation biology and environmental studies. In her free time, Sarah enjoys hiking and kayaking around the lakes of Madison. Sarah is interested in continuing to get the public involved in volunteer-based monitoring and conserving Wisconsin’s unique natural resources.

Susan Frett

Susan Frett is a Research Scientist in the Office of Applied Science at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Susan has worked on the Snapshot Wisconsin project since February 2016 and her primary responsibilities include project management, outreach and volunteer training. Her interest is in engaging citizens in nature and science based activities in order to help people develop a conservation ethic. Susan received her Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science from the University of Iowa and her Master’s degree in Environmental Conservation from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Ally Magnin is a University of Wisconsin – Madison undergraduate student studying Environmental Sciences with a certificate in Sustainability. She enjoys biking, kayaking, horseback riding, skiing and performing with the University of Wisconsin Marching Band as a member of the drumline. Ally strives to have a positive impact on the environment with her career and she hopes to gain experience in wildlife monitoring and conservation through her work with Snapshot Wisconsin.


Vivek Malleshappa is a Natural Resources Technician/Educator for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. His primary responsibilities include preparing Snapshot Wisconsin data for classification/analysis and volunteer outreach. His interests lie in large mammal ecology and conservation. He received his Master’s degree in Environmental Science from the University of Wisconsin Madison and his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering from Vishweshvaraya Technological University, Karnataka.


Taylor Peltier primarily works on volunteer and data management for Snapshot Wisconsin. She received her B.S in Wildlife and Fishery Science from Pennsylvania State University and has worked several wildlife field technician positions across the country before landing in Madison, Wisconsin. Her past work experience includes working in a genetics laboratory, carnivore trapping, vegetation surveying and using non-invasive survey methodology. Her research interests lay at the intersection of wildlife population dynamics and citizen science. She spends her free time hiking with her dog, playing the ukulele and exploring new places.


Jennifer Stenglein is a quantitative wildlife Research Scientist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources where she works on trail camera monitoring of Wisconsin’s wildlife. She is interested in getting students and the public involved in wildlife monitoring and using those data to understand spatial patterns and temporal trends in wildlife populations.

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Last revised: Thursday June 20 2019