Instructor: KATIE LAWSON


Katie spent eight years working on organic vegetable farms in Oregon, Georgia, Maine, and Utah. She started studying and growing fungi in 2016, and has since made it the focus of her agricultural efforts. She loves teaching workshops and introducing people to the fascinating world of mycology.

"Katie was fantastic with all her nerdy mushroom knowledge. I learned so much in this class and look forward to taking other classes from her." -Anne C.

"It's a joy to learn from someone as passionate as Katie. She geeks out over mycology and it makes the content engaging, interesting, and fun!" -Michelle M.

KATIE LAWSON is currently teaching:

Class Title Semester Date(s) Program
Mycology for Beginners Spring 4/03/23 - 4/10/23 Lifelong Learning
Fungal Ecology: From Forest to Farm (or Garden!) Spring 3/20/23 - 3/27/23 Lifelong Learning
Fungi Inside and Out Spring 4/17/23 - 4/24/23 Lifelong Learning

KATIE LAWSON has previously taught:

  • Mushrooms 101: Putting the Fun in Fungi (Age 9-11)
  • Mushrooms 101: Putting the Fun in Fungi (Age 12-14)