Charlotte joins WEC as the Puget Sound Habitat Policy Manager, where she collaborates with partners on the Natural Resources Asset Management Program for Kitsap County. With an interdisciplinary background in coastal conservation and management, Charlotte is committed to building a just, healthy, and resilient future for communities and the natural systems that sustain us. Prior to WEC, she worked on restoration planning, climate change adaptation, environmental strategy development, field research around the Salish Sea and beyond, and as an oyster shucker. She holds a master’s degree from the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs at the University of Washington and a BA in Environmental Studies from Pomona College. After a stint in California, Charlotte is happy to be back in her hometown of Seattle – exploring new and old favorite trails, takeout spots, and coffee shops.