Nina is a Grand Bahamian who has spent most of her life on or in the ocean. Growing up exploring the waters of the Bahamas, Nina has a developed a great passion for preserving and protecting our oceans. She left her home in the Bahamas to pursue a degree in Atlantic Canada where she recently graduated with a degree in Aquatic Resources and Public Policy. Before joining the BTT team, Nina has been involved with various conservation efforts including coral reef restoration, as well as advocating for evidence-based policy and public engagement. She shares a particular interest in education and outreach and hopes to promote the sustainable use of marine resources. Nina is happy to return home and contribute towards conservation efforts throughout the Bahamas via her position as the Bahamas Initiative Coordinator.