Michelle Tishler joined the National Marine Mammal Foundation in 2016 as a Marine Resource Specialist for the Environmental Stewardship Program.
She is a graduate of the Florida Institute of Technology with a Master’s of Science in Marine Biology and has over 10 years of professional experience with protected resources. At the Foundation, Michelle focuses on analyzing acoustic and explosive impacts on marine wildlife in support of the Navy’s environmental responsibilities for training and testing activities at-sea. She provides knowledge of environmental laws and regulations, protected species, marine wildlife biology and ecology, and underwater acoustic impacts. She also participates in various research efforts through the Marine Mammal Program.