Anne Biklé is a biologist with wide-ranging interests that have led her into watershed restoration, environmental planning, and public health. She co-authored the new book, The Hidden Half of Nature, with her husband , David Montgomery, exploring the parallels between garden health and our gut. She is an invited speaker at universities and national conferences on the connections between public health and the built and natural environments. She has also worked extensively with community groups and non-profit organizations on environmental stewardship and urban livability projects. Anne spends her free time out in the garden with her hands on plants and dirt.