Pen Bay Pilot highlights Belknap’s promotion at Island Institute
The Penobscot Bay Pilot noted that the Island Institute promoted Sam Belknap, a Ph.D student of anthropology and environmental policy, to strategic lead of Marine Economy programs and Climate & Energy Pilots. The new role includes serving as project lead for Maine’s Marine Economy Roadmap/Workforce Development Project (SEAMaine). Belkap joined the Island Institute in 2018, working with the energy, broadband and sea level rise teams. He previously provided management and oversight for the institute’s sea level resilience and aquaculture work.