Mairéad Stack is a qualified Zoologist with Honours Undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees. She also holds a Certificate in Environmental Management. She has worked with the National Parks and Wildlife Service as a Conservation Ranger, with Dublin City Council as its Biodiversity Officer and privately as an Ecologist. Mairéad also worked in Dublin Zoo.
Mairéad presently runs biodiversity workshops for County Councils and local community groups as well as being a Specialist for Heritage in Schools. As part of NatureCubsIreland, Mairéad also runs 8 week terms of preschool nature classes in Dublin City Parks in Autumn and in Spring/Summer.
Mairéad has undertaken bat survey and mammal tracking training and participates annually in all-Ireland Bat surveys. She is a Beaver Scout Leader and enjoys bringing children on nature trails and bat walks.