Avery is a coastal geologist (LG) who specializes in sea level rise assessments, shoreline change analysis, coastal processes, and applied coastal geomorphology. Avery has proven experience with field data collection, GIS mapping and analysis, remote sensing, photogrammetry, and has expertise in sourcing and managing Pacific Northwest geospatial data. Avery applies her skills by providing beach and bluff property management advice and by assisting with coastal restoration design in the Puget Sound region. Her current focus is assessing vulnerability to sea level rise and contributing to the development of adaptation strategies for specific sites. Avery graduated with a MS in Coastal Geology from Western Washington University and a BS in Geology from University of Oregon. She is a licensed UAV operator and an approved biologist in Washington State. Avery is passionate about protecting and managing shorelines, especially in the Salish Sea.