EVENTS

Calendar

UPCOMING CLIMATE TALKS

September 2017

Monterey Institute of International Studies

October 2017

Town and Gown Club, Berkeley

Oakland Rotary Club

Ashby Village, Berkeley

Mt. Diablo Unitarian Church, Walnut Creek

November 2017

Sausalito Rotary Club

Marin Sunrise Rotary Club

Temple Isaiah, Lafayette

Heritage Presbyterian Church, Benicia

Bay Area Clean Water Agencies

January 2018

Osher Lifelong Learning Center, Concord

March 2018

Women’s Club of Marin

Marin Home and Garden Club

EVENTS

Past events

PROFESSIONAL
ENGAGEMENTS

2017

Talking climate with SmithGroup JJR Architects, Cal State University East Bay, San Francisco Rotary Club, Northern California Citizen’s Climate Lobby, Golden Gate Breakfast Club, North Bay Watersheds Association, Mill Valley Rotary Club, City of Albany Public Library, Peninsula Interfaith Climate Action

Facilitator: Calabasas/San Thomas Aquino/Pond A8 Realignment Visioning Workshop. This workshop brought together professionals from a diverse array of organizations to consider how the flood control channels carrying Calabasas and San Thomas Aquino Creeks could be realigned to support the goals South Bay Salt Ponds Restoration Program and Santa Clara County flood protection efforts, while building future resilience to sea level rise

2016

Talking climate with the Temple Beth Torah in Fremont, Rotary Club of Berkeley, the Point Arena Lighthouse Association, the Berkeley Breakfast Club, the Claremont Country Club, the Leadership Contra Costa program of the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce, and the School of Engineering at Santa Clara University

Workshop leader: Responding to Sea Level Rise in the South Bay: Local and Regional Implications of Alternative Future Shoreline Configurations. Explored the influence of regional and local actions on our efforts to increase South Bay shoreline resilience to sea level rise more information

Presenter: Lessons from the Field for Communicating About Climate Change with Public Audiences to the Bay Science Collaborative at Romberg Tiburon Center for Environmental Studies of San Francisco State University

Moderator: “Climate Smart” from Watershed to the Sea at the 4th Ocean Climate Summit convened by Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and Greater Farallones Association

2015

Talking climate with the Sea Ranch Association, the Rotary Club of Albany, and the Rotary Club of Alamo

Workshop facilitator for Google, Inc.

Moderator of the plenary session of the 12th Biennial State of the Estuary Conference in Oakland

Webinar instructor for the Science Network of the Union of Concerned Scientists on Giving Effective Presentations

Presenter: “Working with invalid boundary conditions: lessons from the field for communicating about climate change with public audiences” at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union

PREVIOUS
NOTABLE EVENTS

“Restoring ecosystems as sustainable infrastructure in a changing world”

State of the Estuary Conference, Oakland, CA, September 2015.

“Life at the Boundary: Creating a Dynamic Environment for Scientists and Natural Resource Managers to Understand and Adapt to Climate Change”

North American Congress of Conservation Biology, Oakland, CA, July 2012.

“The State of San Francisco Bay”

State of the Estuary Conference, Oakland, CA, September 2011.

“Hot, wet and uncertain”

A panel discussion at The Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA July 12, 2010.

“Giving Effective Presentations”

MacWorld Users Conference, January 2008.

“Adaptive Development of an Aquatic Toxicity Monitoring Program”

California Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Concord, CA, April 1999.

“Managing Large Marine Ecosystems”

Williams College, Williamstown, MA, October 1997.

“The Evolving Path of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Restoration Program”

Annual Meeting, Arctic Chapter of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Valdez, AK, September 1997.