Beth Bisson - Associate Director


Beth Bisson
Associate Director
Maine Sea Grant
5784 York Complex
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5784
Phone: 207.581.1440
Fax: 207.581.1426
Email: Beth Bisson

Beth joined the Maine Sea Grant team in February 2006. As Maine Sea Grant's Associate Director, Beth works with Director, Paul Anderson, to lead the program's marine extension and communications teams, and she is the Northeast representative to the National Sea Grant Assembly of Extension Program Leaders. She leads the program’s education and workforce development initiatives, and works with Sea Grant and UMaine Cooperative Extension staff and many external education partners to develop and implement participatory research, citizen science, and free-choice learning opportunities for formal and informal educators, students, and the public.

B.A. (Visual Art) Brown University, 1998 

M.E.M. (Master of Environmental Management) Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 2004