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Emily Knight

  • Program Manager
  • CA Ocean Science Trust

    Professional experience

    Program Manager

    CA Ocean Science Trust

    May 2010 - Present

    California Science/Policy Coordinator


    December 2008 - May 2010(a year)

    Professional Staff, Natural Resources Committee

    U.S. House of Representatives

    January 2007 - January 2009(2 years)


    Masters Degree, Oceanography

    University of Maine

    August 2002 - December 2005(3 years)

    Bachelor's Degree

    Salve Regina University

    September 1996 - May 2000(4 years)


    Emily is Program Manager at Ocean Science Trust. Prior to joining OST, Emily was the California Science/Policy Coordinator for COMPASS, where she focused on science communications. Prior to that, Emily worked in the U.S. House of Representatives, first as a Sea Grant Fellow in Marine Policy for Congressman Tom Allen of Maine, and then as Professional Staff for the Water and Power Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee. Emily holds a M.S. in Oceanography from the University of Maine.