Ruthann Monsees

Mate, Schooner SULTANA
Ruthann graduated from Stony Brook University with a bachelors in Coastal Environmental Studies and attended Coastal Carolina University for Coastal Marine and Wetland Studies. At Coastal Carolina, Ruthann worked as a research assistant, gaining experience in GIS mapping, land surveying, and team problem solving. A prior Volunteer Deckhand for the Sea Education Association’s Tall Ship program, and a returning SULTANA crew member, RuthAnn is excited to share her love for sailing and the coastal sciences with students onboard SULTANA.