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  • Undersea Specialist & Naturalist/Expedition Diver, Lindblad Expeditions

  • Substitute Teacher, Hawaii Department of Education

  • Marine Scientist, YachtAid Global

  • Surf Ambassador, Save the Waves Coalition


2024: Winner, Thriller at Killers Big Wave Competition, Todos Santos, Mexico

2023: Global Wave Conference, Portugal

2020-2023 Owner, Surf with Katie surf lessons

2022-2023 Surf Instructor, Jamie O’Brien Surf Experience

2020-2021Grant Writer & Project Developer, One People One Reef

2020 Research Diver, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Ensenada, México

2020 Environmental Science Instructor, Wildlands Studies Patagonia Program

2018-2019 Graduate Research Fellow, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Traineeship Program (NRT), Oregon State University

2017-2018 Biology Graduate Teaching Assistant, Oregon State University

2017 Principle Investigator, “Ecosystem Recycling of Whale Carcasses in Golfo de Penas, Chilean Patagonia, after a mass stranding event.” National Geographic Grant CP-067R-17

2016 Research Diver, United States Antarctic Program

2015 Research Diver, San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant Mitigation Monitoring Project

2012-2017 Technical Scientific Assistant & Research Diver, Huinay Field Station, Chile

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