Jeff Foster is a Project Coordinator with the Texas OneGulf Center of Excellence. He received his B.S. in Marine Science from TAMU-Corpus Christi and a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Texas in Austin. He previously worked with the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality managing state and federal funding for various water quality projects, including the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program. He has also been involved in the banking industry and at one time worked at the Center for Coastal Studies at TAMU-Corpus Chrsiti as a Business Manager.