Marine Programs Aquarist Technician, Communications Assistant
Katie Blessing holds a B.S. in Marine Biology from CSU Long Beach and a certificate in Sustainable Marine Aquaculture from UMass Boston. Her work with TBF primarily focuses on abalone husbandry, data management, and communications strategy and products. Katie has previously worked with The Birch Aquarium, The Aquarium of the Pacific, NOAA Fisheries, and CSU Long Beach regarding various abalone projects, marine husbandry, education, and research. In her free time, Katie enjoys woodworking, baking, and watching Formula 1.