Ali Mitchell

Seasonal Educator for Proctor Academy’s Ocean Classroom

Hometown: Marion, MA

School: Maine Maritime Academy

Previous sailing experience: Sailing since I was little with my family, grew up taking sailing lessons in Optis and 420’s on Buzzards Bay

Previous teaching experience: Taught sailing in high school and college, TA'd several classes in College

Hobbies: Skiing and Knitting

Why I’m excited to work with World Ocean School: I am excited to be returning to Roseway for the second year teaching Marine Science for Ocean Classroom. My love of marine science developed when I was a student on board the SSV Westward in 2009 on my own Ocean Classroom voyage as a student.