In my role as Associate Director, I contribute to planning, development and management of the Maryland Sea Grant College program and am responsible for oversight and performance of the joint operations of the Maryland Sea Grant business and research offices. I am responsible for managing the research grant and graduate fellowships programs as well as coordinating the Research Experiences for Undergraduates program. I also oversee contracts and grants management, office financial and budgetary matters, human resources and personnel, and office operations.
- Ph.D. 2009, Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology, University of Ilinois at Urbana-Champaign
- B.S. 2003, Biology, Pennsylvania State University