Van Maanen, Kyla

Kyla Van Maanen earned her Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies from Pitzer College in 2009. After working in the film and art industry in Los Angeles for 7 years she returned to her hometown of Nahant to earn a Master’s degree in Marine Biology at Northeastern’s Marine Science center. As a seed grant research assistant at the Global Resilience Institute, Kyla researches coastal adaptation in developing nations as part of Steven Scyphers and Laura Kuhl’s study on measuring coastal resilience.