Aliette K. Frank is an Environmental Explorer. She is the Academic Lead and Off-Season Coordinator for the Alaska Wrangell Mountains Field Quarter offered through The Wrangell Mountains Center in McCarthy, Alaska. Aliette holds a PhD in Science, Storytelling & Sustainability Education, and also a degree in Environmental & Evolutionary Biology from Dartmouth College. She does natural science illustration and yoga in her spare time.
Aliette has traveled to and studied in Africa, India, New Zealand, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Canada, and throughout the US. Publications Aliette has written for include The New York Times, National Geographic News, National Geographic Traveler, National Geographic World, Journal of Applied Environmental Education & Communication, Journal of Environmental Studies & Sciences, and National Wildlife. She has researched and written for organizations such as The McKenzie Group, Inc., The Nature Conservancy, World Wildlife Fund, Civil Military Alliance to Combat HIV and AIDS, Joint United Nations Program on HIV and AIDS, and university presses.