Elise Kohli

NMMF outreach Elise

Elise graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor's degree in Biology, and from Hawaii Pacific University with a Master's degree in Marine Science, which focused on marine mammal endocrinology.

Her journey in the marine mammal science field has allowed her to gain experience with many research projects including cognition, photo-identification, fisheries interactions, policy and stranding response. She’s been volunteering with National Marine Mammal Foundation’s Outreach Team since January 2019, assisting with Girl Scout programs and community outreach events. During her free time, you can find her adventuring in the great outdoors or teaching paddleboard yoga on Mission Bay!