Coastal Resilience Program Specialist
Employed by the S.C. Sea Grant Consortium since 2019.
About Landon Knapp
Landon provides hands-on operational and technical support to coastal communities, resource managers, and interest groups to foster coastal community resilience. He engages with municipalities and stakeholders on vulnerability and resilience needs, develops high-resolution hazards modeling products, and extends programs of the Lowcountry Hazards Center at the College of Charleston. Landon has been with the Consortium since 2019, in a position that is shared with the College of Charleston.
Landon earned a B.S. from Old Dominion University in Virginia and dual M.P.A. and M.E.S. degrees from the College of Charleston. His thesis work focused on analyzing the relationships between environmental quality, biodiversity, and stakeholder value for a National Estuarine Research Reserve site. Prior to joining the Consortium, Landon was a research associate at the College of Charleston, a coastal project manager for S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control’s Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, and a research assistant for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Learn more about the Coastal Climate and Resilience program.