EDUCATION AND OUTREACH
Current Projects:

Outreach and Field Trip Coordinator, Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science, April 2021 - Present 

  • Establish and grow relationships with community partners to match their missions to programmatic revenue streams 

Brand Ambassador and Content Creator, Ocean Mimic, February 2021 - Present 

  • Create content, stories, and resources to connect the public with their brand and mission to support healthy, plastic free oceans 

Scientist, Skype-a-Scientist, December 2019 - Present ​​

  • Connect with k-12 classrooms for a Q and A session about science and research

Past and Continued Involvement

Community Engagement Fellow, North Florida Land Trust, October 2020 - March 2021 

  • Plan, coordinate, and design virtual outreach programs to educate the community on the non-profit’s mission and aid in fundraising efforts

Stewardship Intern, North Florida Land Trust, August 2020

  • Developing virtual outreach programs as well as monitoring and maintaining Bogey Creek Preserve

Educator, Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory, Fall 2020

  • Providing material for virtual classes focused on scientific literacy in marine science 

Tampa Bay Estuary Program, Digital Challenge Grant, May 2020​​

  • Designing informative coloring pages to highlight the species and ecosystems of the Tampa Bay Estuary 

Teaching Assistant, Florida State University, August 2018 - May 2020

  • Introduction to Environmental Science lecture

Teen Team Facilitator, Earthwatch Institute, May 2018 - August 2019

  • Lead high school students and assist research staff during summer field expeditions 

  • Past leadership includes: Following Forest Owls in the Western U.S. in Portal, Arizona; Climate Change at the Arctic's Edge in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada; & Restoring Sierra Meadows: The Source of California’s Water in Tahoe National Forest, California

  • Take photos during expeditions to be used in social media platforms and website content 

Public Presentations

Jacksonville Chapter of the Environment, March 2021 

Surfrider Foundation, Florida State University, February 2020​​

School of Arts and Sciences at The Centre, November 2019​

Bi-annual FSU Coastal and Marine Lab Open House, April 2019​

Education Station, 4Ocean Jacksonville Beach Clean-up, November 2018