Intern Spotlight: Alyssa Mahoney

Updated: Jun 26, 2021

This week’s intern spotlight is Alyssa Mahoney!

Alyssa graduated from UMass Amherst in the spring of 2020 where she obtained a B.A. in Communication and a minor in Psychology. During her time there, she explored her interest in sustainability by conducting an independent research project about the relationship between human behavior and sustainable practices. As a child growing up near beaches in Berkley, Massachusetts, Alyssa has always felt a connection to nature. She is glad to be a part of an organization that shares the same passions for sustainability and preserving the natural world.


Alyssa is currently the Blog Lead for Content Generation on the Marketing Team. She is responsible for editing and preparing all of Seaside Sustainability’s blog posts, including submissions from the Marine Science & Education Team and Legislation Team. She chose to intern at Seaside Sustainability because she truly cares for the