Judy Smith

The first year I worked as a volunteer was 2000.  I saw an ad for volunteers in the newspaper and thought it sounded like a fun thing to do.  It … Read More

Carl Bujanowski

I have been a member for 20 years and a member of the board for the last 8.5 years, currently hold the Vice-President position. I have been involved in the … Read More

Susan Hill

Maple season at the MacKenzie Center is a magical mix of biology, history, chemistry, and environmental education. And there is a delicious final product! I started volunteering for the Maple … Read More

Kim M Sperry Frazier

“Mother nature invites and Mackenzie hosts“ that has been my motto for the MacKenzie Center for many years. I was born and raised in Janesville Wisconsin. I attended the Mackenzie … Read More

Paul Alexander

My volunteer experiences with the Friends of MacKenzie began in 2016. I have discovered it to be a very worthwhile organization. As a retired teacher, I recognize the outstanding educational … Read More

Wayne Tourdot

I’ve been a member of the Friends of MacKenzie since February of 2022. I joined because helping at the MacKenzie Center is a very good cause, the people who are … Read More

Lila Waldman

I have been a member of the Friends of MacKenzie for at least ten years.  I started my involvement in the Maple Education program in 2018 when I assisted with … Read More

Don Jackson

Don Jackson

Donald Jackson – I have been a Friends volunteer since 2002. I joined the Friends of MacKenzie because I have always loved nature and the outdoors. Being a Friend allows … Read More

Joanne Johnson

I joined the Friends of MacKenzie in 2014 and have volunteered in the Finishing House canning maple syrup with Don Jackson and my husband, Don Buttery (there are a lot … Read More

Tony Schwarz

I became a Friends volunteer in 2015 and was elected to the Board of Directors in 2018. I was raised and presently live in Madison, but for many years my … Read More