Staff Archives: Kurt Byers

photo of Kurt Kodiak, Alaska. Photo by Carol Warbelow.

Former Education Services Manager

(retired in 2013)

Alaska Sea Grant role

Plan and guide Alaska Sea Grant's communications activities, conceive and help create information products. Represent ASG at meetings/events. Member of management team. Joined Alaska Sea Grant in June 1988.


B.S. Natural Resources/Environmental Communication, University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment, Ann Arbor


Identifying and applying communications and marketing techniques to convey useful information about Alaska's ocean and coastal resources to Alaskans. Skills in project management, strategic planning, writing, editing, photography, videography.

Most rewarding contributions

Selected awards and accomplishments