Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Ms. Sarah-Mae Nelson (she/her)

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UC Climate Stewards Initiative Academic Coordinator
UC Elkus Ranch Environmental Education Center
1500 Purisima Creek Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(408) 482-4633
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San Mateo-San Francisco Counties

Biography

Sarah-Mae is an educator, science communicator, and climate change communication specialist who draws on her background and interest in interpretation in informal science education centers. She has a Master's in Climate Science and Policy from Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego and a B.S. in Marine Biology from UC Santa Cruz. She is the Communications Director for the National Network for Ocean and Climate Change Interpretation and the Digital Communications Lead for the UN Education, Communication, and Outreach Stakeholders (ECOS) Community. Sarah-Mae was recognized by President Obama in 2015 as a Champion of Change in Climate Education and Literacy.

Education

M.A.S. Climate Science and Policy, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego. 2018
B.S. Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz. 2002

Specialty

Climate Change Interpretation, Communication, and Education

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