The Center for Ocean Solutions Team

The skills, knowledge and expertise availible at the Center for Ocean Solutions spans marine and social sciences as well as law, representing the Center's interdisciplinary approach to problem-solving. Our team combines innovation and solid research to solving the intermediate and long-range challenges facing ocean health.
Specialty | Group

Ryan Kelly

affiliated researcher, former early career science fellow

Ryan is an assistant professor in the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs at the University of Washington.

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Jack Kittinger

former early career social science fellow

John N. (“Jack”) Kittinger was an early career social science 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 environment.

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Megan Mach

former early career science fellow

Megan's research focuses on integrative ecosystem-based management in marine ecosystems.

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Molly Melius

former early career law and policy fellow

Molly is now a fellow at  Stanford law school with environmental and natural resources law and policy program.

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Jesse Port

former early career science fellow

Jesse works within our Land-Sea focal area focsuing on the environmental DNA project.

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Erin Prahler

former early career law and policy fellow

Erin Prahler is a coastal planner at the California Coastal Commission in Southern California.

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