Barbara Bennett, MMA

Photo of Barbara Bennett at shorelineBarbara is an environmental educator who has combined her life-long fascination with the marine world with her professional skills in the field of adult education.

Barbara holds a MMA degree from the School of Marine Affairs (now SEMA) at the University of Washington and a MA in Adult Education from George Washington University.

Barbara has served as the Program Coordinator of WSU Island County Beach Watchers from 2010 through the program's close in December 2015.

Now working as an independent consultant, Barbara served as project lead to complete the marine display at the Coupeville wharf and is now volunteering as outreach coordinator for the NOAA ocean acidification team led by Paul McElhany based at NOAA's laboratory in Mukilteo.