Red Tide Institute

Sarah Klass

Sarah Klass

Lead Researcher/HAB Ecology and Mitigation

Sarah joined the Red Tide Institute as Lead Researcher in 2020. She has a passion for marine microbiology and ecology. She has worked with a multitude of animals including farm animals, small animals, marine invertebrates and reptiles. She hopes that this research will gain further knowledge about HABs and the factors that influence them in order to reduce their frequency and intensity.


University of Findlay, Bachelor of Science


Charvat, R.A., Strobel, R.M., Pasternak, M.A., Klass, S.M., Rheubert, J.L. 2018. *Analysis of snake venom composition and antimicrobial activity*. Toxicon, 150, 151-167.