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Michael Mezzacapo is an Outreach Specialist with the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) and Hawaiʻi Sea Grant College Program. He serves as a statewide and regional liaison to government organizations, resource managers, NGOs, community groups, and decision-makers to provide state-of-the-art research information and tools. His job includes developing programs to provide education and collaborative outreach strategies to address pressing water resource challenges.
Previously, Michael was the 2017-2018 Michigan Sea Grant Fellow at the International Joint Commission in Windsor, Ontario (Canada), where he assisted with public health research, science communications, and contributed to technical reports addressing transboundary water quality between the United States and Canada.
Michael earned his Bachelor's degree in Allied Health Science from Widener University in Pennsylvania and has a Master's degree in Environmental Studies from Green Mountain College in Vermont. He joined the University of Hawaiʻi and Hawaiʻi Sea Grant in 2019.