Charles River Watershed Associate
Nishaila Porter, the Program Associate for the Charles River Watershed (CRWA) supports the organization by coordinating volunteer outreach events, managing advocacy opportunities, and assisting with various projects. Nishaila is currently assisting with green infrastructure mainly in urban areas and resilience planning projects.
Nishaila holds a B.A. in Earth and Environmental Science from Wesleyan University. Most of her undergraduate research focused on the investigation of Antarctic sediment where she specialized in the identification of epiphytic diatoms. She aspires to further her education and research experience in the near future. Nishaila enjoys playing volleyball, crossfit workouts, and traveling, in her spare time.