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Dr. Jamie Chan

Director of Programs

Jamie has a background in non-profit leadership, higher education, and STEM teacher training. She holds a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Administration an M.S. and B.S. in zoology. Jamie works part-time at Planet Bee and is the Director of Programs and Partnerships at the Gardens of Golden Gate Park, lectures faculty at SFSU, and co-founded Fog City Gardener, a garden education firm. Passionate about sustainable urban agriculture and food justice, she resides in San Francisco with her partner and children, enjoying gardening, beekeeping, and urban chicken care in her spare time.

What do you love about bees?

Bees are a vital part of our ecosystems and serve as shining examples of how collective work makes the biggest impact on our planet. They are tiny mighty heros!

If I wasn't so good at my job I would be...

I'd be digging in the dirt or visiting a botanical garden


Dr. Jamie Chan
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