CEO and Founder
Nicole Beck is the founder of 2NDNATURE, a certified woman-owned small business. She has a Ph.D. in Biogeochemistry and a Master’s in Environmental Toxicology from UCSC. Dr Beck strives to guide local resource managers to utilize available data and system understanding that can improve the prioritization and effectiveness of improvements to natural resource management and restoration actions. Nicole is motivated by assisting resource managers to collect and report data that actualizes adaptive management and guides actions that have a direct consideration for the inherent human stressors present in today’s ecological world. She is intrigued with the development of data collection and reporting programs that facilitate a simple, but accurate and motivating summary of the environmental or ecological benefits from effective natural management actions.