SCIENCE OUTREACH & MENTORING

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Teaching Beach Ecology, with Asian Shore Crab Activity on the Rocky Shore at Hammonasset Beach State Park – PC: Unknown

Greenwich Point BioBlitz, 2017, Greenwich, CT. Surveyed and identified coastal plant species using iNaturalist.org

Connecticut State BioBlitz, 2016, Hartford, CT, Surveyed and identified plant species in urban parks using iNaturalist.org

Hartford Biodiversity Camp and BioBlitz, 2014-2105, Hartford, CT, Organized field trips to urban parks, facilitated hands-on learning activities, inspired next generation of biologists, conservationists, and environmental educators

Bronx Zoo Field Trip for Lehman College, 2012, Bronx, NY, Led hands-on activity focused on methods of studying animal behavior

Long Island Science and Engineering Fair, 2009, Woodbury, NY, Served as panel judge for the social sciences project division of the National Siemens Competition in Science and Engineering

Supervised Graduate Research Project, 2008, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Trained Assistant in Research Methods, 2006, Mondika Research Center, Republic of Congo

4th Annual Human Evolution Conference and Workshop, 2007, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, Managed travel, food, supplies for conference participants

The Secret Gorillas of Mondika, 2005, BBC Film, Republic of Congo, Interviewed and featured as expert in film

International Tourist Group, 2005, World Wildlife Foundation, Central African Republic, Hosted discussion on gorilla conservation and behavior