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Shawn Melendy

Shawn Melendy finished his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry in 2019 at the University of Oregon. Shawn has a passion for the outdoors and fascination with the molecular world, which influenced him to pursue a Masters in Environmental Science at CSU Monterey Bay. Since realizing environmental science was his calling, Shawn's primary career goal is to improve understanding of natural processes, for both the scientific community and the public, in order to inform resource management decisions within the context of climate change.