Hello!

I’m an environmental scientist in Kenai, Alaska. My research interests include juvenile salmon habitat, water quality, climate change, and environmental history.

Interests
  • Freshwater ecology
  • Water quality
  • Salmon habitat
Education
  • MS in Fisheries, 2020

    University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • BS in Biology, 2009

    University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • BS in Biochemistry, 2009

    University of Alaska Fairbanks

Skills

R Programming

Reproducible Analysis and Online Publishing Tools

Research

Freshwater Ecology and Water Quality

Remote logistics

Safe Working Environments for Science Off The Beaten Path

Experience

 
 
 
 
 
Kenai Watershed Forum
Water Quality Coordinator
Dec 2020 – Present Soldotna, Alaska

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee ongoing programs in water quality monitoring, fish habitat research, and conservation planning
  • Develop reproducible workflows for data management, analysis, and visualization
  • Project development and grant writing
 
 
 
 
 
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Graduate Student and Research Manager
May 2014 – Sep 2020 Fairbanks, Alaska
  • M.S. thesis on potential effects of climate change on juvenile salmon habitat in the Kenai River, Alaska.
  • Research manager and technician for additional projects on juvenile salmon ecology, diet, and predation
  • Teaching assistant for Introduction to Biology (111) and Animal Physiology (310).

Publications

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