Will Drews began teaching part time for VU in Fall 2017. Will is an alumnus of Wabash College with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. He also graduated with a master’s degree in environmental science from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs in 2016. At VU, Will has taught courses for the Horticulture, Agriculture and Biology Department, including Arboriculture, Ecological Field Study, Natural Resources Measurements, Nursery and Garden Center Management, and Plant Propagation.
When I'm Not Teaching
When he’s not teaching, Will works full time at the Knox County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) as the Natural Resource Specialist. Concurrently, he coordinates the Knox County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA) and is the president for the Southern Indiana Cooperative Invasives Management (SICIM). At a statewide level, Will is also a member of the Indiana Invasive Plant Advisory Committee and a trustee and secretary for the Indiana Forestry Education Foundation.
Will also feels strongly about volunteerism and civic engagement. In the community, Will serves on the Knox County Purdue Extension Board, Camp Wildwood Foundation Board, Vincennes Tree and Landscape Board, and Wabash Valley Progressives Board.