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Dave Nemazie, Chief of Staff


Dave Nemazie

Chief of Staff
Dave Nemazie
Chief of Staff
Center Administration


Dave Nemazie has extensive experience in aquatic research, science and policy interface, university administration, partnership development, and public relations. He has developed new partnerships with the public, private, and non-profit sector, locally as well as internationally. He is passionate about environmental science: both communicating its relevance to the public and its impact on the decision making process. He received a MS in marine sciences while studying the ecology of zooplankton in Chesapeake Bay through the University of Maryland College Park.

Areas of Expertise

  • Marine and Estuarine Ecology
  • Watershed Management
  • Science Communication
  • Environmental Policy and Development
  • Government Affairs


  • University of Maryland College Park, MS, 1991, Marine, Estuarine, Environmental Sciences Program
  • SUNY Purchase College, BS & BA, 1988, Environmental Sciences and Biology, respectively