Kelly Santos, California Sea Grant State Fellow, assists with the development of the Wetlands Regional Monitoring Program (WRMP). Previously, Kelly directed the watershed science education program at Sierra Streams Institute. She has also worked with the San Francisco Estuary Institute, Ocean Institute, UC Santa Cruz, Michigan State University, Tahoe Resource Conservation District, as well as Pretoma and Centro de Educación Creativa in Costa Rica. She received a B.S. in Marine Biology from UC Santa Cruz and will graduate with an M.S. in Interdisciplinary Marine and Estuarine Science from San Francisco State University's Estuary & Ocean Science Center in 2020. Kelly’s research focused on endangered California seablite (Suaeda californica) establishment and use as high tide refuge in San Francisco Bay salt marshes.