Staff

Rachel Silverstein

Executive Director and Waterkeeper

Your full-time Miami Waterkeeper is part investigator, scientist, educator, and legal advocate, f...

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Samantha Barquin

Chief of Staff

Samantha Barquin is Miami Waterkeepers Chief of Staff. She joined Miami Waterkeeper as a program ...

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Jennifer Coley

Director of Operations

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Jaimee Spector

Director of Advancement & Donor Impact

Jaimee oversees all organizational development and marketing. She brings a breadth of knowledge t...

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Audrey Siu

Policy Director

A native of Miami, Audrey joined the Miami Waterkeeper in August of 2021. She brings with her div...

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Jenny Silver

Development & Marketing Manager

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Erin Cover

Education and Outreach Manager

Erin is Miami Waterkeeper's Education and Outreach Manager, managing all education and outreach p...

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Aliza Karim

Water Quality Research Manager

Our water quality specialist, Aliza, specializes in nutrient biogeochemistry, trophic ecology, an...

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Tyler Mominey

Education and Outreach Coordinator

Tyler facilitates education and outreach activities at Miami Waterkeeper, sharing his passion for...

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Christina Munteanu

Grant Coordinator and Staff Writer

Christina joined Miami Waterkeeper in July 2021. She has over 23 years of grant proposal writing ...

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amalia Fernandez

Executive Assistant

One of the newest members of Miami Waterkeeper, Amalia is serving as the Executive Assistant to R...

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Julia Buscarnera

Water Quality Field Technician

Julia is pursuing a Master’s degree in Environmental Science at Florida Atlantic University. Her ...

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Camilla Varoli

Water Quality Field Technician

Camilla is currently an undergraduate student at FIU getting a B.S in marine biology. She transfe...

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Kandisi Anyabwile

Water Quality Field Technician

Kandisi graduated from the University of Akron with a B.S in Biology and minor in chemistry. She ...

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Mia Andrew

Water Quality Field Technician

From New York, Mia moved to Florida to pursue marine biology where she earned her bachelor’s degr...

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Addy Nagle

Education and Outreach Assistant

Addy assists with the education and outreach programs at Miami Waterkeeper. She is passionate abo...

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Natalia Tohme

EDUCATION AND OUTREACH ASSISTANT

Natalia recently earned her Masters in Climate and Health from the University of Miami. Her studi...

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Teia Baker

WATER QUALITY FIELD TECHNICIAN

Teia is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Miami interested in marine biolog...

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