Erin is the Conservation and Restoration Coordinator for the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Virginia at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science. She's been working in Coastal Systems for the last 18 years and been involved with many restoration projects from Non Tidal to Tidal habitats. Her current focus is on planning and coordinating restoration projects at the CBNERR-VA Reserves. Erin's work focuses on long term monitoring, restoration implementation, and volunteer science. Erin has a B.S. in Marine Science and Biology from the University of Miami and a M.S. in Sustainable Environmental Resource Management from the University of Malta.