Phone: 715-592-6595 ext. 111
Kristen Yeager is the new Marshfield Clinic AmeriCorps member serving as the Volunteer Coordinator at the Midwest Renewable Energy Association until August 31, 2017. She will be your go to person for volunteering at MREA’s annual Energy Fair in Custer, WI and will be helping to build MREA’s returning volunteer base.
Kristen’s path to MREA started in college with her summer job as a camp counselor with the Wisconsin Farmers Union at Kamp Kenwood. She has been a Hardcore volunteer at The Energy Fair in Custer since 2011 with the Wisconsin Farmers Union.
“I’m excited to serve such an amazing organization that promotes renewable energy education and sustainable living.”
Kristen grew up in Wausau, WI. After graduating from Wausau West High School, she went to the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire graduating in 2011 with a degree in Physical Science and History Education. After finishing her degree, she taught Physics and Chemistry in high schools around the state and she has also taught a whole lot of subjects at the middle school level in many of those same school districts. Kristen is also currently working on her Masters in School Counseling from Lakeland College.
Kristen enjoys cross country skiing when the weather allows and good Wisconsin cuisine.