Welcome to Pioneer Valley Coral & Natural Science Institute (PVCNSI)
We are helping to bring sustainability to the marine reef industry by growing aquacultured corals while supporting natural science research through incubator laboratory space and providing community-based STEM educational programs to historically marginalized communities.
Coral Farm & Research Labs
Our facilities offer:
- Wholesale coral
- Lab bench rentals
- Advising and mentoring
- Access to scientific journals
Photo by Annie Innes-Gold
STEM education programs
Our Natural Science Academy is a part of PVCNSI’s long-term strategic initiative to promote youth’s integrated knowledge and skills needed for success in college, career, and community while supporting science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce diversity.
Inspire – Engage – Support
My research as a socio-cultural anthropologist focuses on Afro-American civic leadership, civil society, social movement theory, critical theory, political economy and the African Diaspora.
Chief Science Officer
My research focuses on environmental chemistry and utilization of electrochemical processes to remove contaminants from environmental media. Currently, I am working on developing electrochemical groundwater remediation technologies.
My expertise is in strategic leadership of start-up and early stage organizations, furthering organizational missions through growth-oriented leadership, strategic fiscal management, powerful coalition building, and socially responsible organizational development.
Mon-Fri: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sat: 10:00am – 5:00pm
1 Mill Valley Road
Hadley, MA 01035