Mike Beitner

Mike is the seed crew leader for the Southwest Seed Partnership headquartered in Las Cruces. He has a bachelor’s degree in ecology from Colorado College, where his field trips and extracurricular forays into the desert made him passionate about desert ecosystems and conservation in arid climates. Mike has previously worked in trail work and wildlands restoration with Rocky Mountain Field Institute, and hopes to pursue restoration and stewardship on the lands he cares about in his career.