Chris Swan joined the Beacon faculty following a successful career as an Environmental Scientist in Chicago. Chris is a native of Evanston who holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University and a Masters degree from National Louis University. Mr. Swan also has experience teaching biology, chemistry, astronomy, geoscience, and environmental science. Passionate about the outdoors, Chris enjoys fishing, hiking, biking, running, and spending time in nature with his two children and dog. Mr. Swan strives to make science engaging through hands-on experiences promoting self-discovery, scientific exploration, and a curiosity about the world we inhabit.