People

Administrative and Support Staff

Corey Garza

Dr. Corey Garza CMEP Director cogarza@csumb.edu 831-582-3024

Laura Good

Dr. Laura Good CMEP Education Director lgood@csumb.edu 831-582-4188

Michaela Miller

Michaela Miller CMEP Program Support Specialist micmiller@csumb.edu 831-582-4275

Danielle Jolette

Danielle Jolette CMEP Science Illustration Specialist daniellejolette@gmail.com

Jacoby Baker

Jacboy Baker CMEP Graduate Student Assistant jabaker@csumb.edu

Charnelle Wickliff

Charnelle Wickliff CMEP Graduate Student Assistant cwickliff@csumb.edu

CMEP Affiliates

CSUMB Faculty

Dr. Eric Crandall. Research Area: Marine Molecular Biology. Program Affiliations: REU. ecrandall@csumb.edu

Dr. John Goletz. Research Area: Ocean Chemistry. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME, REU. jgoeltz@csumb.edu

Dr. Arlene Haffa. Research Area: Microbiology. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME. ahaffa@csumb.edu

Dr. Alison Haupt. Research Area: Kelp Forest Ecology. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME, REU. ahaupt@csumb.edu

Dr. Cheryl Logan. Research Area: Marine Physiology. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME, REU. clogan@csumb.edu

Dr. James Lindholm. Research Area: Marine Fish Ecology. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME, REU. jlindholm@csumb.edu

Dr. Steve Moore. Research Area: Ocean Engineering. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME. stmoore@csumb.edu

Dr. John Olson. Research Area: Freshwater Ecology. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME. joolson@csumb.edu

External Collaborators

Dr. Andrew DeVogelaere, Research Coordinator, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME.

Dr. Lora Harris. Associate Professor, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. Program Affiliation: ASPIRE

Dr. Julia Parrish, Professor, College of the Environment, University of Washington. Program Affiliation: ASPIRE

Dr. Julie Posselt, Assistant Professor, Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California. Program Affiliation: ASPIRE

Dr. Charles Wahle, Senior Scientist, NOAA National Marine Protected Areas Center. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME

Dr. Kerstin Wasson, Research Coordinator, Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve. Program Affiliations: NOAA CCME, NSF REU.

CMEP Students

Graduate Students

Taylor Eddy

Taylor Eddy, Masters Student, Moss Landing Marine Labs. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1

Miya Mcauliffe

Miya Pavlock McAuliffe, Masters Student, Moss Landing Marine Labs. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1.

Lauren Parker

Lauren Parker, Masters Student, Moss Landing Marine Labs. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1.

Caroline Rodriguez

Caroline Rodriguez, Masters Student, Moss Landing Marine Labs. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 2

Alexandra Thompsen

Alexandra Thomsen, Masters Student, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 2

Charnelle Wickliff

Charnelle Wickliff, Masters Student, Moss Landing Marine Labs. Program Affiliation: CMEP Graduate Student Trainee

Undergraduate Students

NOAA Students

Olivia Boisen

Olivia Boisen, Biology Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1

Lauren Castanon, Marine Science Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA Hollings.

Emily Chui

Emily Chui, Biology Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1

Melissa Meredith

Melissa Meredith, Biology Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 1

Devon Preyer, Marine Science Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 2

Marisa Thompson

Marisa Thompson, Marine Science Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA Hollings

Natalie Vaughn

Natalie Vaughn, Environmental Science Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 2.

Riley Young

Riley Young, Marine Science Program, California State University, Monterey Bay. Program Affiliation: NOAA CCME Cohort 2.

REU Students

Cecelia Batterbee, Home Institution: University of Michigan, REU Host Campus: Moss Landing Marine Labs

Arelys Chaparro, Home Institution: University of South Carolina, REU Host Campus: CSU Monterey Bay

Sarah Dahl, Home Institution: UC Santa Barbara, REU Host Campus: Naval Postgraduate School

Nicholas Kolasa-Lenarz, Home Institution: University of St. Thomas, REU Host Campus: Hopkins Marine Station

Zachary Mize, Home Institution: Treasure Valley Community College, REU Host Campus: Elkhorn Slough

Esther Neilson, Home Institution: CSU Monterey Bay, REU Host Campus: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Alexandrea Otto, Home Institution: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, REU Host Campus: Moss Landing Marine Labs

Luis Perez, Home Institution: University of Puerto Rico, REU Host Campus: Naval Postgraduate School

Omar Ramzy, Home Institution: Stony Brook University, REU Host Campus: CSU Monterey Bay

Richard Rodriguez, Home Institution: Ventura College, REU Host Campus: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Julia Stanganelli, Home Institution: University of Virginia, REU Host Campus: Elkhorn Slough

Brianna Villalon, Home Institution: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, REU Host: Hopkins Marine Station

REU Alumni: A full listing of former REU students can be found on the REU Alumni Page.