Kai Evenson

Founder & Lead Designer

mike vatcher

Lead Programmer

Clara Bacchin

3D Artist


Monarch Joint Venture

Monarch Joint Venture is a nonprofit organization whose mission is “to protect monarchs and their migration by collaborating with partners to deliver habitat conservation, education, and science across the United States.”

We have partnered with MJV to help connect us with specific research and researchers related to the monarch butterfly and monarch conservation, guide the educational aspects of our application, and to help us us connect with individual educators and educational institutions who may be interested in using our Monarch VR application.

Wendy Caldwell

Wendy Caldwell is the Executive Director of the Monarch Joint Venture, a national nonprofit dedicated to conserving monarch butterflies and the habitat that sustains them. Caldwell has worked professionally in monarch conservation research and education for 14 years, engaging partner organizations across the U.S. to restore habitat, advance scientific efforts, and increase awareness and action through education and outreach.

Katie-Lyn Bunney

Katie-Lyn Bunney is the Education Coordinator for the Monarch Joint Venture. Bunney has worked as an environmental educator for 15 years and specifically with monarch education for eight of those years. In her current role, she supports MJV partners, the public and educators in designing and delivering the monarch butterfly facts and education.