Monika "Ponderosa" Lockett (she/hers)
Monika Lockett joined the Mazama team in 2021 and is one of our Mazama Wild Coordinators. Monika has spent the last 11 years working as an educator and leader at outdoor schools, parks and recreation programs, and museums. She was most recently the Education Manager at San Diego Children's Discovery Museum. Her background is in Anthropology, Recreation and Tourism Management, and Museum Studies.
Depending on the season, Monika enjoys hiking and exploring the PNW, rock climbing, camping, playing basketball and volleyball, paddle boarding, surfing, skiing, and snowshoeing in her free time.