Staff Spotlight
Lara Wardlow, Naturalist

Lara Wardlow is the full-time Naturalist at LaBoiteaux Woods Nature Center and team member of Cincinnati Parks Explore Nature division. In her role, Lara creates interactive nature education programs for all ages, incorporating a love of nature and artistic creativity.  She has been with Cincinnati Parks for nearly 10 years. Lara has a degree in Fine Arts and has a life-long love of nature encouraged early in her life by her parents. Lara has years of outdoor education, adventure programming, and camp management experience along with time spent in the corporate and non-profit world. But she always was drawn back to bringing people and nature together in fun and creative ways. Lara enjoys reading, making art, nature walks, and spending time with family.