Join Miami Waterkeeper in welcoming our new Program Director, Laura Chaibongsai! Laura joined our team in February 2019, and we’re very excited to be working with her!
Laura Chaibongsai (nee Bracken) joins the Miami Waterkeeper team to direct our extensive suite of engaging programs. She specializes in citizen science and hands-on programs that are designed so you can partner with us in our goal of protecting Biscayne Bay and the surrounding watershed.
Previously, Laura was the Program & Outreach Manager for the CARTHE Consortium at the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science, working to increase the visibility of CARTHE, inspire young scientists, and bring awareness to environmental issues through innovative educational programs for all ages. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Arts degree in Marine Affairs & Policy from the University of Miami Rosenstiel School.