Ed Marek, Executive Director
Ed Marek has been with the Minnesota Environmental Fund since February of 2001. Originally from Chicago, Ed came to Minnesota to attend the University of MN and has never left. He enjoys exploring the natural wonders of the state: the prairies in the Southwest, the bluffs and valleys of southeast, the many lakes and rivers of the state and the beauty of the North Shore.
He enjoys watching the ever-changing weather while hiking, canoeing, fishing, birding, biking, cross country skiing and photographing. Ed is a weather spotter for Metro Skywarn.
Pam Weier, Super Awesome Assistant Director
Pam Weier has been with the Minnesota Environmental Fund since September of 2001. Although born and raised in Minnesota, Pam is an ardent Badger fan.
She spends many weekends at her family’s cabin in Northern Minnesota, swimming, boating, fishing and hiking. She enjoys sharing the beauty of Minnesota with her two children.
Rachel Hoskins, Handi-gal
Rachel Geissinger Hoskins has worked that the Minnesota Environmental Fund since March of 2004. Born and raised in Minnesota she has always loved this state. She enjoys spending time in Minnesota’s wilderness with her husband and dog as much as possible and in all seasons! They love to explore Minnesota’s many parks through hiking, camping, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and canoeing. There are so many reasons why she loves Minnesota including the diversity of the land, the vastly different seasons and all the other people who love Minnesota as much as she does. When not outside she likes to cook, bake, read and watch movies. She loves baking so much that she recently started a baking and pastry program at a local school.