Bridget Mendel Lee
Program Manager & Grant Writer
Bridget takes care of bees, teaches classes for beekeepers and the public, and manages interdisciplinary, pollinator-focused programs including Bee Arts and the HMR Pollinator Project. She also writes grants and communications for Bee Squad's programs and research projects. Outside of Bee Squad, she teaches creative writing to college students. Her own work has appeared in DUSIE, Noo Journal, Beekeeper’s Quarterly, and Nous Zot Press. She is the recipient of a Minnesota Emerging Writers Grant, and holds a BA from Northwestern University and an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Minnesota.