Renée Aubry holds a BS in geology from State University of New York at Albany and a Masters in Earth science education from Queens College. She has many years experience and teaches Earth science at Port Chester High School. She participates in many extracurricular and school/ community activities and serves as a New York State Education Department Trainer. She conducts geology presentations and leads museum and fossil collecting field trips for area teachers. In 2008, she hosted the Eastern Section National Association of Geoscience Teachers conference. She is the recipient of the 2009 Outstanding Earth Science Teacher of the Year for the National Association of Geoscience Teachers.