Pacific Stataes Marine Fisheries Commission | Newport, OR, USA
April 2004 - July 2019
? Developed, refined, and implemented data collection methodologies for the collection of scientific data on a variety of commercial fishing vessels.
? Led a 12+ person team to publish training and reference manuals used by 100+ biologists and other end users.
? Negotiated contracts with vendors, increasing efficiency and flexibility of training events, benefiting training staff, observers More ...
Frank Orth & Assoc. | Newport, OR, USA
November 2002 - April 2004
? Supervised fisheries observers coast-wide; evaluated sampling methods and data quality.
? Participated in cooperative research cruises.
? Promoted to full-status employment upon completion of contract.
Alaskan Observers, Inc. | Seattle, WA, USA
December 1998 - July 2001
? Collaborated with the fishing industry to establish the West Coast Groundfish Observer Program (WCGOP); Among the original 25 people trained for the program.
? Collected biological data onboard U.S. commercial fishing vessels in the Bering Sea and off the coast of Washington State.
? Successfully executed initial contract working onboard commercial fishing vessels as an observer executing More ...
Bachelors, Biology and Environmental Science | Boston, MA, USA
Magna Cum Laude, Dean's List, Golden Key National Honor Society, College Honors Program.
Boston University Study Abroad Program in Quito, Ecuador. Program in Tropical Ecology.