Maggie Heard began working with the Institute of the Environment as their Administrative Assistant and ENR2 building manager in July 2015. She assists with travel processing, including authorizations and reimbursements, as well as purchasing card check-out and reconciliation, key and keyless entry and general administrative office duties. Maggie joins IE after spending 6 years with the researchers at Biosphere 2 as a Research Assistant, where she helped conduct ecological and climate research. She has a B.S. in Biology from the University of Arizona, which she earned in 2008.