Anna Moore, amateur mycologist and photographer, has a science background and a love of the natural world. She retired from UC Berkeley in 2005 where she worked in Environmental Compliance, and now spends much of her time on the Oregon coast hiking and foraging. She has been interested in mushrooms for over 30 years, starting as a member of MSSF (Mycological Society of San Francisco) in 1985. In Florence, OR, Anna gives beginner mushroom talks at local schools, parks and organizations. She enjoys developing recipes using a variety of her own mushroom powders. She is a member of local mushroom clubs in Eugene (CMS) and Lincoln City (LCMS), and SOMA in Northern CA.