University of Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island Chapter of The Coastal Society


The Coastal Society (TCS) is an organization of private sector, academic, and government professionals and students. The Society is dedicated to actively addressing emerging coastal issues by fostering dialogue, forging partnerships and promoting communications and education. The University of Rhode Island Chapter of TCS consists of undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty in marine and environmental science, policy, and economics, working towards the goals of The Coastal Society.


President: Courtney Milley

Member at Large: Dave Hill

Activities Coordinator: Ellis Kalaidjian

Community Liaison: Ken Hamel

Faculty Advisor: Elizabeth Mendenhall 

Treasurer: Kyle Gray

Secretary: Lauren Farnsworth

Undergraduate Liason: Anabel Makover

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