BayCamp Director &
Education Specialist

401-272-3540, x139

Cherisa joined Save The Bay fulltime in 2008 after working summers (one as Assistant Manager) at our Newport Exploration Center. Prior to that, she interned at New England Aquarium in the lobster rearing facility. A graduate from the University of Rhode Island, she holds a BS in Marine Biology, minored in Psychology and was a NCAA D1 swimmer for four years.

Cherisa is also a certified U.S. Swim coach (her second job) and lifeguard. She lives in Narragansett with her golden retriever Kingston.