Dr. Morton is the CEO of Pisces Greens & Consulting. She is a manager, scientist, and communicator; having over 15 years of management and research experience in industry, academia, and government. Dr. Morton’s credentials include a PhD in Marine Ecology, Project Management Professional certification, and Certificate in Financial Management. She uses these skill sets at the intersection of industry, academia and government for the betterment of ocean research. She is deeply passionate about the oceans and Canada’s role in ocean research and management. Dr. Morton has managed projects and teams in her roles with Ocean Tracking Network, AquaBioTech and MerluNor. During her career Dr. Morton has coordinated project teams in 20 different countries, totaling over 450 scientists and over 170 million CAD across academia, government and industry.
Collecting Ocean Data: Challenges and Approaches panel. Dr. Morton is a panel participant. This panel will look at the challenges faced in collecting data from our oceans.