Kelsey Condell, Lead Intern
Kelsey is our Lead Intern and has been with us since October 2014. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation Biology with an emphasis in Behavioral Ecology from UC Davis. She is currently completing her Master’s degree in Biological Sciences at CalState Long Beach as well teaching sections of both Biostatistics and Human Physiology Lab courses at CalState Long Beach. She has experience working in wetlands and is a great addition to our team. She enjoys playing soccer and practicing Jiu Jitsu in her free time.
Matt is currently finishing his final semester of a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering at CalState Long Beach. He became interested in working with Tidal Influence to gain experience and perspective outside of the realm of petroleum engineering and has been enjoying working outdoors and learning about restoration. Matt can be found at Disneyland on a warm weekend.
Eileen is working towards a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Science and Policy at CalState Long Beach. She career interest is in habitat remediation and she wanted to gain an understanding of what challenges come in the process of restoration when she applied to work with us. She has gained a lot of insight into the intricacies of what challenges we face in habitat restoration and has become our team photographer. You can find her on site as the woman with a selfie stick and a gopro strapped to her chest during restoration events.
Sam is studying Geography with an emphasis in Environmental and Physical Geography at CalState Long Beach. She was interested in leading tours and environmental education trips in the Long Beach area when she joined the Tidal Influence team. She enjoys working with younger children the most and has had a great time building relationships with the community during community-based restoration events.