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 address the intermediate and long-range challenges facing ocean health.
Specialty | Group

Kevin Chand

ocean design teaching fellow

Kevin Chand is a 2017-2018 Ocean Design Teaching Fellow, part of a cohort of fellows that bring deep experience in design, ocean science and i

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Collin Closek

early career science fellow

Collin is an early career science fellow at the Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions. He works with center partners on ongoing eDNA projects. His primary project aims to improve methods for assessing the biodiversity and health of marine environments. 

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Elena Finkbeiner

early career social science fellow

Elena aims to incorporate FAO guidelines on achieving small-scale fisheries sustainability to create a guidance document accessible and useful for funders and practitioners.  

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Tessa Forshaw

ocean design teaching fellow

Tessa Forshaw is a 2017-2018 Ocean Design Teaching Fellow (starting October 1st 2018), part of a cohort of fellows that bring deep experience

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Michelle Horton

stanford woods water communications manager

Michelle Horton is a communications manager at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment serving the Program on Water, Health and Development, Center for Ocean Solutions, and Water in the West.

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Kai Lee

cos fellow

Kai N.

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