The next AFS UW Career Development Seminar will be with Dr. Jodie Toft from the Nature Conservancy on May 20th at 10 am in FSH 203. Here is a quick bio about Jodie:
Jodie Toft is the Senior Marine Ecologist for The Nature Conservancy in Washington. She provides science capacity and strategic thinking on a variety of projects on the Washington Coast and in Puget Sound including gear-innovation research with fishermen, coastal and marine spatial planning, and multiple benefit assessment across the land-sea interface. Prior to joining The Nature Conservancy, Jodie spent four years at the Natural Capital Project. There she specialized in development and application of spatially-explicit models to quantify how ecosystem services linked to fish and shellfish change in response to different management regimes and potential impacts of climate change. Jodie received her doctoral degree from the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington and her bachelor’s degree in biology and public policy analysis from Pomona College in California.