Director of Outreach
In December, Alice Bailey joined AOOS as the Director of Outreach. She will be based at the new AOOS office in Fairbanks and will travel to Anchorage as needed. Most recently, Alice managed outreach and communications for the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF), where she also served as the science liaison for the research vessel Sikuliaq. Prior to working at CFOS, Alice spent many years traveling and working along the Kuskokwim River in Western Alaska as an artist, a fisheries technician, and the inseason coordinator for the Kuskokwim River Salmon Management Working Group. She has taught photography courses at UAF, Colorado Mountain College, and the University of Virginia.
In her new position, Alice will work with AOOS staff, board members, principal investigators, and project partners to translate ocean science into understandable language for diverse audiences. She will be responsible for managing AOOS newsletters, social media accounts, web content, outreach materials, and visual assets.