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Doris Berns

Doris Berns, Program Coordinator


B.S., Nursing, Viterbo College
non degree Piedmont Community College
non degree West Virginia University


Doris has had a varied working career, first as a registered nurse, then as a whitewater raft guide, retail manager, and COO/CFO for a West Virginia rafting company. She enjoys traveling both throughout the United States and abroad and has recently set foot on her seventh continent, Antartica. Her other hobbies include biking, photography, reading, and gardening. Her son, Nathan is a software development engineer for Microsoft in the Seattle, Washington area and her daughter Amelia is a data scientist for the USGS in Washington, D.C.

Contact Information:

Regional Research Institute
West Virginia University
886 Chestnut Ridge Road
Room 500
P.O. Box 6825
Morgantown, WV 26506-6825