Dr. Dana Bigham Stephens
Director, MKEI / Chair Math and Natural Science Departments
Dr. Stephens is the Director of Mattie M. Kelly Environmental Institute (MKEI) and Distinguished Chair in Environmental Science at Northwest Florida State College. She earned her B.S. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and M.S. and Ph.D. in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences at the University of Florida. Through research, teaching, and community engagement, Dr. Stephens connects disciplines and people to create a shared learning experience focused on solution development and application.