Gayle Bowness has been working at Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) since 2005. She currently serves as Science Education Program Manager. She works with GMRI staff and educators from across the state to create, test, and develop meaningful science and math learning experiences for Maine's students.
Gayle has a bachelor’s degree in Marine Science from Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, and a bachelor’s degree in Science Education from Unity College, Maine. She received a Master of Science degree from Lesley University, Massachusetts in Ecological Teaching and Learning.
Prior to coming to GMRI, Gayle worked throughout North America, from Oahu, Hawaii to Brier Island, NS, leading educational and immersive marine science experiences.