I am a researcher, currently as a PhD student under Mark Stacey in UC Berkeley’s CEE. I am part of EFMH at Berkeley and a contributor to COG at UC Davis. I am partially supported by the US Geological Survey, working with Jessie Lacy and other federal scientists out of the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center. I enjoy collaborating with people in different places and disciplines.
At the broadest scale, I am interested in the myriad forces that affect how coastal regions “work”. More specifically, I am interested in:
I work primarily as a field scientist, but I understand that connecting field data to larger spatial and temporal timescales using remote sensing and modeling applications is crucial.
Outside of technical questions, I am energized by environmental philosophy, the social relations of water/infrastructure, and historical ecology around estuaries and bays. I am keen to celebrate citizen-scale participation in environmental management and action. I channel some of these interests through membership at TRUST.