Robin McKnight is an Alaska Sea Grant Fellow working with AFDF as its Mariculture Development Coordinator. She is working on a variety of projects, many of which are focused on outreach, including creating public outreach materials around topics related to the mariculture industry in Alaska, donating a children's book to schools and libraries around the state, and connecting stakeholders to discuss best practices related to kelp farming with the help of partner organizations. Contact Robin with questions related to mariculture or outreach!
Robin was born and raised in Seward and has a background that ranges from science communication and interpretation to geography. Most recently, she was in the Westfjords of Iceland earning her master's degree in Coastal and Marine Management while finishing up her thesis on women captains in maritime tourism.