National Parks of ENC hires new chief of resources

The National Parks of Eastern North Carolina has a new chief of resources.

Dr. Tracy Ziegler will serve as the new chief of resource management and science for various park sites, including the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the Wright Brothers National Memorial.

She will manage natural and cultural programs at five parks throughout the east.

Dr. Ziegler earned her Master of Science degree from Florida Institute of Technology and her Ph.D. from Duke University before beginning her career working as a fisheries biologist and later a marine ecologist.