Ashley holds an M.Sc in International Marine Environmental Consultancy from Newcastle University (UK), a B.Sc in Biology from Memorial University of Newfoundland, and a Masters Certificate in Project Management from York University.
She has over a decade of global offshore experience working in a variety of environmental roles.
Ashley has over 12 years experience working and volunteering in the areas of marine mammal husbandry, marine mammal physiology and cognition.
She is an experienced aviation, offshore and sea survival instructor as well as a qualified H2S Instructor.
Ashley also has experience instructing and developing curricula at a university level.
She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) and the Executive Committee for the Marine Mammal Observer Association (MMOA)
Digital Media and Technology Strategist
Kayla holds a BA in Communication Studies from Memorial University of Newfoundland and has recently completed one year of business management at the College of the North Atlantic.
She has extensive administrative, social media, and marketing experience acting as Director and Vice President on multiple university societies throughout her undergraduate degree.
She has experience working on marine vessels, and holds all valid safety and survival certifications.
Kayla has a passion for art, which she expresses through graphic design and illustrations. She currently runs a growing social media page dedicated to showcasing her artwork.