Beth Bisson - Interim Director


Beth Bisson, Interim Director

Maine Sea Grant
5784 York Complex
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5784
Phone: 207.581.1435
Fax: 207.581.1426
Email: Beth Bisson

Beth joined the Maine Sea Grant team in February 2006. As Maine Sea Grant's Interim Director, Beth provides leadership and support for the program's research, extension, and communications activities, and serves as a liaison to the program's diverse partners and constituents in Maine and across the National Sea Grant Network. She represents Maine Sea Grant as an interim member of the nonprofit Sea Grant Association, and she is the Northeast representative to the National Sea Grant Assembly of Extension Program Leaders. She continues to guide the program’s citizen science and workforce development initiatives in partnership with Sea Grant and UMaine Cooperative Extension staff and partners.

B.A. (Visual Art) Brown University, 1998 

M.E.M. (Master of Environmental Management) Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 2005