Denise helps a team of scientists, policy analysts and economists deliver innovative training, tools and expertise on fishing rights around the world. She focuses on meeting the needs of EDF’s growing international Oceans program. Prior to joining the Fishery Solutions Center, Denise worked to create sustainable fisheries and healthy oceans in Cuba, Belize and Mexico. Raised on the tiny island of Barbados, she has always been deeply connected to the sea and is passionate about sustaining the oceans, fisheries and coastal ecosystems. Denise graduated from Duke University with a Masters in Environmental Management (MEM) and holds a B.S. in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Florida International University.
Denise Choy Stetten
Director, Operations & Program Management