About Our Educator

Jace Porter has been flipping rocks and climbing trees to find insects since he was old enough to walk.  He’s worked as a research technician and collaborator on many entomological research projects with UNH, UConn, Cornell, UMass, Harvard, and more. 

He’s been an entomological researcher and professional natural history educator for over 10 years, with experience as a marine naturalist guide in Key West, an educator for The Caterpillar Lab in New Hampshire, and a New England wildlife conservation steward.

Jace has a degree in forestry & wildlife conservation and a lifetime of passion for insects.