Jeffrey Young

Manager, Design and Capacity Development

Work

Areas of expertise:
Secure fishing rights design, small-scale fisheries, training and capacity building, instructional design, facilitation, e-learning

Jeff serves as an FSC liaison to Indonesia and China, two of EDF’s core geographies. He also specializes in training and design with EDF’s Fishery Solutions Center. Jeff is the lead developer of EDF’s Virtual Fisheries Academy, and supports the design and delivery of workshops and training in our target geographies. He focuses on organizing and adapting highly technical knowledge into training products that can empower staff, partners, and other practitioners around the world in implementing sustainable fisheries management.

Background

Jeff specializes in training and design with EDF’s Fishery Solutions Center. Jeff is the lead developer of EDF’s Virtual Fisheries Academy, and supports the design and delivery of workshops and training in our target geographies. He focuses on organizing and adapting highly technical knowledge into training products that can empower staff, partners, and other practitioners around the world in implementing sustainable fisheries management.

Education

  • BA Economics, UC Berkeley
  • BS Molecular Environmental Biology, UC Berkeley
  • MSEM Environmental Science and Management, UC Santa Barbara