At the Center for Ocean Solutions, Dr. Ben Halpern is involved in programs focusing on marine spatial planning. Halpern focuses his research at the interface between marine ecology and conservation biology.
Tegan C. Hoffmann, Ph.D, leads the firm Blue Earth Consultants, LLC, which has collaborated on a number of key strategic efforts with The Center for Ocean Solutions (COS), most notably with its Pacific Ocean Initiative (POI). Blue Earth Consultants was instrumental in facilitating every stage of this seminal project’s conceptualization, organization and implementation.
John N. (“Jack”) Kittinger is an early career fellow with a background as a human geographer and coastal ecologist with
broad interests in understanding and advancing solutions to complex problems that face society and the ocean