Peter Barcinas

Western Extension Directors Assoc Rep - Interim Associate Director of Cooperative Extension and Outreach
Institution / Organization: University of Guam

Peter R. Barcinas currently oversees the Cooperative Extension & Outreach at the University of Guam as Interim Associate Director under the College of Natural and Applied Sciences' framework. Peter carries an influential presence within several organizations such as WEDA, the EDEN network of NACDEP, and others. He also substantively contributes to Guam's professional community by playing key roles on various operational panels and committees, like WIOA and the Regional Workforce Development Council. 

Barcinas has made significant strides in developing Aquaculture and Fisheries in Guam and across Micronesia, drawing upon his experiential knowledge - a feature that shines through in his previous contributions to the Western Pacific Fisheries Management Council. Not only does he strive to empower stakeholders through transparent, precise, and relevant information, but his collaborative approach makes him a trustworthy companion in fostering advancements within Aquaculture. His commitment to the industry is illustrated by his dedication to integrated research, efficient resource management, and growth-oriented project development.


Workforce Development, Strategic Planning, program development


University of Washington
School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Box 355020, Seattle, WA 98195
1122 NE Boat St, Seattle, WA 98105


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