Jenny East

Extension Boating Outreach Coordinator
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Office: 503-821-1117

OSU Extension Service Education Center - Washington County

OSU Extension Service Education Center - Washington County Ste 1000

1815 NW 169th Place, Suite 1000

1815 NW 169th Place, Suite 1000
Beaverton, OR 97006

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Jenny is Oregon Sea Grant's Boating Outreach Coordinator based in Washington County’s Extension Service Education Center in Beaverton. She works in a partnership with the Oregon State Marine Board to lead our outreach efforts with the recreational boating community along the coast, the Columbia River, and Willamette Valley.  Her projects include boater outreach and education about the proper disposal of waste using dockside sewage pumpouts, portable toilet dump stations, and floating restrooms. She also works with marinas and other facilities to ensure the equipment is functioning for boater use.  Prior to accepting the position, Jenny worked with OSG's Shawn Rowe on the Free-Choice Learning Cyberlab project at the Hatfield Marine Science Center Visitor Center in Newport. She holds an MS degree in Marine Resource Management from Oregon State University, and has a background in marine biology and environmental education.