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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Dr. Elizabeth Kelly

Water Quality Research Manager

With a PhD from the University of Miami, Elizabeth specializes in environmental microbiology and ...

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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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Aliza Karim

Water Quality Specialist

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

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Erin Cover

Program Manager

Erin is Miami Waterkeeper's Program Manager for our Education and Outreach Department.

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Tyler Mominey

Program Coordintor

Tyler is Miami Waterkeeper's Program Coordinator co-leading the team's education and outreach arm...

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Audrey Siu

Environmental Policy Specialist

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

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Sofia Bond

Water Quality Field Technician

Sofia is an undergraduate student at the University of Miami majoring in Marine Affairs at the Ro...

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Julianna Alvarez

Water Quality Field Technician

Julianna was born and raised in Miami Beach. She has received her B.S. in Environmental Science f...

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Jennifer Coley

Director of Operations

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Samantha Barquin

Science and Policy Project Manager

Samantha serves as Miami Waterkeeper's Science and Policy Project Manager, where she focuses on p...

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Christina Monteanu

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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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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