Annie joined Maine Sea Grant as the Maine Aquaculture Hub Coordinator and a marine extension associate in 2023. Based at the Darling Marine Center in Walpole, Annie supports the planning, development and implementation of the Maine Aquaculture Hub, a collaborative network that strives to situate aquaculture as a diversifying and strengthening industry for coastal economies. The Hub network and its steering committee partners work together to address barriers through workforce development and professional training, create programming to support innovation, and conduct aquaculture outreach programs. In addition, in her general work as an extension associate, Annie pursues various education, outreach and research initiatives to promote sustainable use and development of the region’s marine and coastal resources.
Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 2015