Staff

Tara Skelton

Oil Spill Science Communicator
Tara Skelton

Contact:

228-818-8825 tara.skelton@usm.edu

Address:

703 East Beach Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Bio

Based in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, with the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Tara has served as a science communicator for the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative and the CONsortium for oil spill exposure pathways in COastal River-Dominated Ecosystems (CONCORDE). She supports the oil spill specialists in the development of outreach products and presentations.

Tara holds a master's degree in English education from Wake Forest University and a bachelor's degree in English from Sewanee: The University of the South.