Maddy grew up in Vancouver, WA. Maddy graduated from Union High School and obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in Oceanography from the University of Washington. She volunteered at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle, WA and the Dream Project during her time in college. After graduating, she was an Educator/Deckhand on the Schooner, Adventuress, where she gained her passion for environmental education. Maddy also worked in Alaska as a Fisheries Biologist on commercial fishing boats. She loves to sail the Salish Sea and explore the Pacific Northwest.
Maddy looks forward to bringing a nurturing, fun, peer oriented environment to the aftercare program at Gardner School.