Background


EDUCATION

                                  PH.D.
, UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO
                                  Biology; received 2010


                                  M.A., COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
                                  Conservation Biology; received 2006


                                  B.S., UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS
                                  Major: Wildlife & Fisheries Conservation; Minor: Biology 
                                  Received 2002


RECENT WORK & TEACHING EXPERIENCE                                 


2016 - Present            GREAT HOLLOW NATURE PRESERVE & ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH CENTER
​                                    Executive Director

2011- Present             AKRF INC. ENVIRONMENTAL, PLANNING, AND ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS
                                   Technical Director & Senior Wildlife Biologist
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2012 - 2014                 PACE UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES AND SCIENCE
                                    Adjunct Assistant Professor

2005 - 2014                 WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY, NORTH AMERICA PROGRAM
(June only)                  Seasonal
Field Ornithologist, Adirondack Mountains

2002 - 2011                 WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY, DEPARTMENT OF ORNITHOLOGY
                                    Research Scientist (2009-2011); Project Coordinator, New York Bird Monitoring Program (2004-2009); 
                                    Research Intern & Seasonal Intern Coordinator (2002-2006)

2007 - 2010                 UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY
                                    Teaching Assistant / Lab Demonstrator



MEMBERSHIPS 
                                   American Ornithologists' Union
                                   Association of Field Ornithologists
                                   Cooper Ornithological Society

                                   New York State Ornithological Association
                                   Wilson Ornithological Society