Kristen Grant

Maine Sea Grant, Senior Extension Program Manager for Coastal Community Resilience and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells, Maine 04090
Telephone: 207.646.1555

Kristen’s work focuses on the interactions between the people, the resources, and the ecosystems of the coast. Her work includes a range of activities to build the capacity of coastal communities to plan and adapt for their future, while centering vulnerable community members. Her programs include erosion monitoring, planning for coastal hazards, considering housing options, addressing coastal access and working waterfront issues, and engaging community members in decision-making.


  • Master of Science, Antioch New England Graduate School, 1996, Environmental Studies with a focus in Environmental Education.