Melissa Foley, PhD
Program Science Director
Bay Regional Monitoring Program
Resilient Landscapes Program
Urban Nature Lab
Melissa Foley is Science Director of the Resilient Landscapes Program at SFEI. She has extensive experience working in interdisciplinary teams on a wide range of topics, including ecosystem change and resilience, spatial planning, cross-habitat connectivity, dam removal, cumulative effects, long-term monitoring, and ecosystem-based management. Melissa received her B.S. from Oregon State University and her PhD from the University of California Santa Cruz.