This directory provides contact information for the people, agencies and organizations that are involved in research, education, leasing, growing, restoration and management of oysters in North Carolina.

Erin Fleckenstein

North Carolina Coastal Federation
Coastal Scientist and North East Regional Manager
252. 473.1607

Mrs. Fleckenstein leads a variety of initiatives to restore wetlands, create oyster sanctuaries and living shorelines and build rain gardens for the North Carolina Coastal Federation. She facilitates the State-wide implementation of the 2015-2020 Blueprint for Oysters by coordinating the Oyster Steering Committee and Northern Oyster workgroup. She holds a Master of Science in marine biology from UNC Wilmington and a B.S. in marine and freshwater biology from University of New Hampshire.

If you would like to be added to our professional directory, please contact MichelleC@nccoast.org.