Program Specialist, Ocean Observing Program
Research and Education
Masha graduated with her Masters of Environmental Management concentrating in Coastal Environmental Management from Duke University in May 2021. Her research focused on how the use of UAS can improve scientific accuracy in understanding and predicting cetacean behavior, as well as worked with the Marine Geospatial Ecology Lab on ocean spatial mapping, a consultant on active environmental law cases, and volunteered with the Lemur Center as a Lemur Technician. Her background is focused on environmental science and wildlife conservation with a concentration in marine science.