Bridget Mendel Lee

Beekeeper, Project Coordinator, and Grant Writer

Bridget Mendel Lee started beekeeping in 2007 at an apiary in Southern Illinois, and has since worked with honey bees and beekeepers in Maine, California, and Greece. She joined the Bee Squad in 2014 as a beekeeper and grant writer. Bridget holds a BA from Northwestern University, and an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Minnesota.

Bridget Mendel Lee started beekeeping in 2007 at an apiary in Southern Illinois, and has since worked with honey bees and beekeepers in Maine, California, and Greece. She joined the Bee Squad in 2014 as a beekeeper and grant writer. Bridget holds a BA from Northwestern University, and an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Minnesota.

Bridget Mendel