Mickey Alice Kwapis is a metalsmith and state-licensed taxidermist residing in Chicago, Illinois. She is passionate about good design and practicing sustainability.

She is the board president of a nonprofit called the Specimen Museum and belong to the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections and the National Taxidermists Association. She has worked, volunteered, and taught at museums and universities all over the world. Her lectures are primarily targeted towards those with an interest in biology, science, and natural history and focus on the role taxidermy plays in understanding the past, present, and future of our ecosystem.

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