A first year graduate student at UCSB, graduated in 2013 with a B.A in Environmental Studies from Hawaii Pacific University. Ms. Barsotti has over six years of professional experience as a Project Manager and Restoration Ecologist. She has overseen the success of 27 restoration projects throughout California and Hawaii. As a Restoration Ecologist she has specialized in botanical and habitat assessments as well as wildlife monitoring for threatened and endangered species. Her deep passion for the outdoors and the current declining climate conditions led her to pursue a master’s degree at the Bren. Ms. Barsotti wants to bring new perspectives and solutions into the corporate environmental management world.