Coronavirus Quarantine Special on a Virtual Friday Happy Hour

October 4, 2020

It's serious out there but we must stay positive & connected

On this episode of Friday Happy Hour, Tyler Buckingham is joined by Jenna Valente and Arica Sears, hosts of the Sea Change Podcast and Big Tourism Podcast respectfully. We talk about the impacts of the virus lockdown on the coastal economy of Oregon, wish Maine a very happy 200th birthday, and toast the creative possibilities of seeing the quarantine through a creative lens. We're still having fun on ASPN! Come and join!

Show Transcription
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R. Tyler Buckingham

R. Tyler Buckingham is the Director of Content and Production for Coastal News Today and ASPN. Before launching CNT/ASPN, Tyler worked with Peter A. Ravella Consulting, where he created coastal funding solutions for beach communities. Previously, Tyler worked at Rooftop Comedy where he served as the video and sound editor. In 2013, Tyler worked with Ken Burns' documentary film production company, Florentine Films, where he worked on projects including The Roosevelts: An Intimate Story; I Can't Stop Loving You, a documentary about country music; The Address, a documentary about the recital of the Gettysburg address on its 150th Anniversary; and Vietnam. Tyler also worked on the Ken Burns mobile app, which was released to critical acclaim in 2014. From 2009 to 2012, he was a monitoring and evaluation consultant in the field of international economic development with the U.S. Trade & Development Agency. Originally from Ojai, California, Tyler grew up going to the beaches of Southern California and credits time spent in the tide pools with inspiring an early interest in marine biology and coastal systems. Tyler is the co-host of the American Shoreline Podcast and the host of the Beach Shack Podcast on coastal real estate.