Katlyn is employed by the Chesapeake Research Consortium and works as the Staffer to the Chesapeake Bay Program’s Habitat Goal Implementation Team (HGIT). Within the HGIT, she staffs the Brook Trout, Fish Passage, and Stream Health workgroups. She is also the Coordinator of the Mid-Atlantic Panel on Aquatic Invasive Species. Before this position, she worked with the National Park Service, NOAA, and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Katlyn has a Bachelor of Science in Aquatic & Fishery Sciences and a minor in Anthropology from the University of Washington in Seattle. While she may currently reside in Maryland, her Pacific Northwest roots run deep and like most Washingtonians, she is a huge fan of the outdoors, coffee, and anything fish-related.