Ali Bayless is a cetacean biologist and outreach coordinator at the Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center. Her research has been focused on cetacean-fishery interactions in Hawai‘i. She earned a B.S. in Ecology, Behavior and Evolution at the University of California, San Diego, and an M.S. in Marine Biology at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. She loves to spend her free time in the ocean, surfing, sailing and diving.
Ms. Bayless coordinates all outreach and education activities for the Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center including internship programs, educational programs for students, and communication of science to the fishing community and broader public.