SUphotoI seek to support innovative research collaborations, public engagement, and successful environmental policy by leveraging my scientific training, communication experience, and my capacity as a connector of individuals and organizations.

I am trained as an ecologist with a focus on the sensitivity of aquatic ecosystems to human impacts (including climate change) as well as the conservation and management these ecosystems and their services.  I am motivated by my love of the outdoors and my enjoyment of sharing ideas with others.

On the following pages you can find information on my current work, ecological expertise, and communication and outreach activities.