Baltimore Harbor Study Center Seasonal Educator
Tenure at CBF: September 2013-Present
Education: Guilford College, Bachelor degree in Biology & Environmental Studies
- Served as an AmeriCorps VISTA with the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership in Philadelphia, Pa. focusing on educational programming and outreach around urban water pollution issues.
- Positions as an Environmental Educator and Fisheries Technician at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater, Md.
- Aquatics Intern under the Natural Resources Department for the National Park Service at Assateague Island National Seashore.
Education Philosophy: "As a trained scientist who grew up attending CBF field trips, I realize that education is an essential part of effective natural resource management. I value the Chesapeake Bay as an economic and ecological resource and want to encourage the same awe, wonder, and appreciation in others."