Staff & Interns

Ashley Eaton

Interim Watershed and Lake Education Coordinator

  • M.S. Natural Resources, University of Vermont, Expected 2017
  • B.S. Education, Environmental Studies, University of Vermont, 2013
Ashley joined UVM WA in November 2015. She is most likely found hiking, biking, and exploring the Green Mountains. Ashley realizes her education and work pursuits to be embedded in the natural world, working towards the development of a more sustainable future for Vermont. In 2013 Ashley received her Bachelor's of Science from UVM in Elementary Education with a concentration in Environmental Science/Studies. She has spent the last few years immersed in environmental education and outreach. Currently she is enrolled in the M.S. in Natural Resources studying Leadership for Sustainability (MSLS) where she is focusing on ecological and educational impacts of community-based service learning projects.

Krista Hoffsis

Interim Program Assistant

  • B.S. Environmental Science, University of Vermont, 2015
Krista is returning to the Watershed Alliance after being a Watershed Educator Intern her junior year of college. Krista has since worked on the UVM Research Boat for several seasons, and done environmental consulting work for a local conservation non-profit. Krista loves all things outdoors, particularly water and wildlife. When not at work, she can be found swimming in Lake Champlain, walking her dog, or adventuring with friends and family. Her primary fields of interest include aquatic ecology and conservation biology. Krista is looking forward to combining her passion for the environment with her love of working with people.