Laura Adams

Laura was born and raised in Mobile and has always had a passion for the outdoors. After graduating from St. Paul’s Episcopal School, Laura began studying Environmental Studies and Creative Writing at Washington and Lee University, where she is now a junior. At Mobile Baykeeper, she serves as a Patrol intern and has loved being part of hands-on conservation work. In the future, she hopes to pursue a career in sustainability.

Laura was born and raised in Mobile and has always had a passion for the outdoors. After graduating from St. Paul’s Episcopal School, Laura began studying Environmental Studies and Creative Writing at Washington and Lee University, where she is now a junior. At Mobile Baykeeper, she serves as a Patrol intern and has loved being part of hands-on conservation work. In the future, she hopes to pursue a career in sustainability.

Owen Utsey

Owen is a Patrol intern. He was born in Montgomery, Alabama. He lived in Selma, AL until he was four years old, when his family relocated to Daphne, AL. In 2014, he graduated from Daphne High School and became the women’s basketball manager at Coastal Alabama Community College. Currently, he attends the University of South Alabama where he is a Geography major with Geology minor.

Owen is a Patrol intern. He was born in Montgomery, Alabama. He lived in Selma, AL until he was four years old, when his family relocated to Daphne, AL. In 2014, he graduated from Daphne High School and became the women’s basketball manager at Coastal Alabama Community College. Currently, he attends the University of South Alabama where he is a Geography major with Geology minor.

Sierra Daugherty

Sierra is from Mobile, Alabama and has a degree in English literature from Spring Hill College. She has joined us as a communications intern because she wants to use her love for writing to help others understand environmental issues and how they can create a more sustainable society. Her goal is to teach literature with a special emphasis on nature and the environment, raising future generations to be more environmentally conscious and active. Her desire for hands-on experience to share in the classroom is what brought her to Mobile Baykeeper.

Sierra is from Mobile, Alabama and has a degree in English literature from Spring Hill College. She has joined us as a communications intern because she wants to use her love for writing to help others understand environmental issues and how they can create a more sustainable society. Her goal is to teach literature with a special emphasis on nature and the environment, raising future generations to be more environmentally conscious and active. Her desire for hands-on experience to share in the classroom is what brought her to Mobile Baykeeper.

Kylie PUrdy

Our Communications intern, Kylie, was born in Tampa, FL. She grew up all along the Southeastern states as a part of a military family. She is a senior Biochemistry Major at Spring Hill College. Living in Mobile, she has fallen in love with the beautiful environment and the city’s rich, spirited culture. Her unique science background and passion for social justice and human rights have inspired her to communicate important scientific issues to the public. Her love for the outdoors has brought her to Mobile Baykeeper!

Our Communications intern, Kylie, was born in Tampa, FL. She grew up all along the Southeastern states as a part of a military family. She is a senior Biochemistry Major at Spring Hill College. Living in Mobile, she has fallen in love with the beautiful environment and the city’s rich, spirited culture. Her unique science background and passion for social justice and human rights have inspired her to communicate important scientific issues to the public. Her love for the outdoors has brought her to Mobile Baykeeper!

Alana McCreadie

Alana was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada but she grew up in Mobile, AL. She received her B.S. in Biology from the University of South Alabama. Alana joined us as a Patrol intern because she wanted to get involved in the the community through an environmental organization. Her passion for Conservation Biology is what brought her to Mobile Baykeeper.

Alana was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada but she grew up in Mobile, AL. She received her B.S. in Biology from the University of South Alabama. Alana joined us as a Patrol intern because she wanted to get involved in the the community through an environmental organization. Her passion for Conservation Biology is what brought her to Mobile Baykeeper.

Celeste Rivenbark

Celeste Rivenbark is interning on our Patrol team. She grew up on Mobile Bay in Point Clear, Alabama. During her summers in high school, she worked with the Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama teaching environmental education. She later graduated from Auburn University's School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences with a degree in Wildlife Ecology and Management. She has always had a passion for conservation and bridging the gap between society and the natural world. Celeste is excited to be working with Mobile Baykeeper to help further their mission as protectors of the Mobile Bay Watershed.

Celeste Rivenbark is interning on our Patrol team. She grew up on Mobile Bay in Point Clear, Alabama. During her summers in high school, she worked with the Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama teaching environmental education. She later graduated from Auburn University's School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences with a degree in Wildlife Ecology and Management. She has always had a passion for conservation and bridging the gap between society and the natural world. Celeste is excited to be working with Mobile Baykeeper to help further their mission as protectors of the Mobile Bay Watershed.