To commemorate Women’s History Month, the #TontoNF profiles an outstanding woman employee that embodies the Forest Service motto, “Caring for the Land and Serving People.” On the last day of the month, wecelebrate Kelly Mott Lacroix, Forest Hydrologist and Watershed Program Manager, AKA Hydro Kelly!
A native of Phoenix, Kelly grew up on the National Forests of Arizona. She came from a long line of tree huggers who loved to camp and hike the vast forests here in Arizona. Mom and Pop set the foundation for a woman dedicated to preserving the great outdoors by exposing her to public lands at a very young age. These landscapes are a fundamental part of who she is and continually inspire her to… More