Kelsey Bockelman

Kelsey Bockelman

bockelm4@msu.edu

Kent County Extension Office

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Educator

Kent County Extension Office
Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Educator
Telephone: 616.632.7878
775 Ball Ave NE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Kelsey is an aquatic invasive species educator with Michigan State University Extension and a fisheries biologist by trade. Her responsibilities are overseeing and coordinating the aquatic invasive species outreach programs Clean Boats, Clean Water and the Mobile Boat Wash crew. Kelsey’s main focus is on preventing new aquatic invasive species introductions as well as wise use, protection, and restoration of Michigan’s freshwater ecosystems. Kelsey has an M.S. in Environmental Science from Alaska Pacific University through the Fisheries, Aquatic Science, and Technology Laboratory program and a B.S. in Biology with a concentration on Animal Biology from Grand Valley State University.