Matt Lubicky will return for his 16th summer after his first year of teaching high school life science in Moorestown, New Jersey. Prior to this he spent seven years working for Houston ISD Outdoor Education Center where he was an Outdoor Education Leader. Matt has a B.A. and B.S. from UNH with degrees in English and Marine/ Freshwater Biology, respectively. He spent a year teaching honors Biology at Dover High School where he enjoyed teaching about the intersection of science and history, whaling and evolution. He has conducted research on the Atlantic Cod stock in the Gulf of Maine and studied at SEA Semester, sailing from Honolulu to San Francisco while completing research on phytoplankton in the Pacific. Matt has worked for the AIO Tropical and Florida programs, as a substitute teacher and a volunteer/tutor at 826 NYC’s Superhero Supply Co. In addition to his teaching duties, Matt has taken on the role of Media Director and will handle all of the social media for AIO. In his free time, Matt enjoys just about everything outdoors, from Ultimate Frisbee to photography and woodworking.